Shotwell Family History

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Shotwell Name Meaning

Possibly of English origin, a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place.

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


Similar surnames: Shemwell, Shatswell, Sartwell, Sockwell, Foxwell, Croswell, Showell

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Shotwell Family Origin

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Shotwell Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    40%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Agent

    10%
  • Insurance Agent

    10%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Shotwell family was Insurance Agent. The most common Shotwell occupation in Canada was Carpenter. 40% of Shotwell's were Carpenters. Carpenter, Farmer and Agent were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shotwell.

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Shotwell Historical Records

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Shotwell Life Expectancy

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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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