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Shankle Name Meaning

Perhaps an altered spelling of German, Dutch, and Jewish Schenkel.

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


Similar surnames: Shankel, Shane, Hinkle, Swanke, Sprankle, Hanke, Chandley, Henkle

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Shankle Family Origin

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Shankle Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    58%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Day Labor

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Shankle family was Day Labor. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shankle. The most common Shankle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 58% of Shankle's were Farmers.

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Shankle Historical Records

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Shankle Life Expectancy

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