Shiers Family History

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Shiers Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Shears or possibly a variant of Shires.

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

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Shiers Family Origin

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Shiers Family Occupations

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  • Dress Maker

    11%
  • Farmer

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Boating

    5%

In 1880, the most common Shiers occupation in the USA was Dress Maker. 11% of Shiers's were Dress Makers. Dress Maker, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shiers. A less common occupation for the Shiers family was Boating.

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Shiers Historical Records

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Shiers Life Expectancy

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