Shonkwiler Family History

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Shonkwiler Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Schankweiler, probably a habitational name, of unidentified origin.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Shockley, Sheckler, Sixkiller, Harkrider, Showalter, Shindler

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Shonkwiler Family Origin

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Shonkwiler Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Retired Farmer

    11%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Shonkwiler family was Retired Farmer. The most common Shonkwiler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Shonkwiler's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shonkwiler.

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Shonkwiler Historical Records

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Shonkwiler Life Expectancy

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