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Sheckells Name Meaning

Variant of English Shackles, from Schakel, an Anglicized form of Anglo-Scandinavian Skakel, from the Old Norse by Skokull, Old Swedish Skakli.

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


Similar surnames: Haskell, Shewell, Checkley, Stickels, Sheckles, Beckes, Shadwell

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Sheckells Family Origin

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Sheckells Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Cabinate Maker

    6%
  • Coal Dealer

    6%

In 1880, the most common Sheckells occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Sheckells's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Sheckells family was Coal Dealer. Farmer, Laborer and Cabinate Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sheckells.

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Sheckells Historical Records

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Sheckells Life Expectancy

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