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Shumway Name Meaning

English and Scottish: unexplained; possibly of French origin.

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


Similar surnames: Sumey, Chumney, Shuda, Smay, Shumard, Summey, Holway, Solway, Salway

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Shumway Family Origin

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Shumway Family Occupations

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  • Cloth Finisher

    50%
  • Teamster

    50%

In 1881, Cloth Finisher and Teamster were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Shumway. The most common Shumway occupation in Canada was Cloth Finisher. 50% of Shumway's were Cloth Finishers.

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Shumway Historical Records

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Shumway Life Expectancy

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