Shackleton Family History

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Shackleton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in the parish of Halifax, West Yorkshire, so named from an unattested Old English word, scacol ‘tongue of land’ + tun ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.

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

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Shackleton Family Origin

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Shackleton Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Gardener

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shackleton. A less common occupation for the Shackleton family was Gardener. The most common Shackleton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Shackleton's were Farmers.

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Shackleton Historical Records

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Shackleton Life Expectancy

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