Shenefield Family History

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Shenefield Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Schönefeld (see Shaneyfelt).

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


Similar surnames: Seefeld, Whitefield, Hartfield, Shanafelt, Sinkfield, Bonifield

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Shenefield Family Origin

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Shenefield Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Blacksmith

    10%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Drayman

    10%

In 1880, the most common Shenefield occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Shenefield's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shenefield. A less common occupation for the Shenefield family was Drayman.

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Shenefield Historical Records

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Shenefield Life Expectancy

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