Herringshaw Family History

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Herringshaw Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a lost or unidentified place, most probably in Lincolnshire or Leicestershire, named with Middle English shaw, Old English skeaga ‘copse’, as its second element.

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


Similar surnames: Henshaw, Harrington, Earnshaw, Hollingshead, Burkinshaw, Leadingham

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Herringshaw Family Origin

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Herringshaw Family Occupations

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  • Farming

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Painter

    17%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Herringshaw family was Painter. Farming, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Herringshaw. The most common Herringshaw occupation in the USA was Farming. 33% of Herringshaw's were Farmings.

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Herringshaw Historical Records

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Herringshaw Life Expectancy

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