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Sharps Family Origin

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Sharps Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Baptist Minister

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Sharps family was Baptist Minister. The most common Sharps occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Sharps's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sharps.

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Sharps Life Expectancy

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