Shamlin Family History

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Shamlin Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

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Shamlin Family Origin

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Shamlin Family Occupations

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Shamlin ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Working On Farm

    8%
  • Black Smithing

    4%

In 1880, the most common Shamlin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Shamlin's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Working On Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shamlin. A less common occupation for the Shamlin family was Black Smithing.

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Shamlin Historical Records

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Shamlin Life Expectancy

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Famous Shamlin Family

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