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Shimmin Family History

Shimmin Name Meaning

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

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692 Military Records
1,798 Immigration Records
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Name Distribution of Shimmin Families

Shimmin census records

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Shimmin Family Origin

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Shimmin Family Occupations

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Military Service by Shimmin

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