Shillington Family History

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Shillington Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Bedfordshire, so named from an unattested Old English personal name, Scyttel + -inga- (genitive plural) ‘belonging to the people of’ + dun ‘hill’.

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

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Shillington Family Origin

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Shillington Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Bookseller

    11%
  • Carpenter

    11%
  • Clock Salesman

    11%

In 1880, the most common Shillington occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Shillington's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Shillington family was Clock Salesman. Farmer, Bookseller and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shillington.

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Shillington Historical Records

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Shillington Life Expectancy

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