Shinn Family History
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Shinn Name Meaning
English: metonymic occupational name for a Skinner, from Old English scinn, Middle English shin ‘hide’, ‘pelt’. In Middle English this word was replaced by the Norse equivalent, skinn.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Shine, Ginn, Shean, Shipp, Chinn, Hind, Finn, Shann, Zinn, Smink