Shinnick Family History

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Shinnick Name Meaning

reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac an tSionnaigh ‘son of the fox’, from sionnach, presumably applied as a nickname. This name is often translated as Fox. according to Woulfe, a reduced Anglicized form of Ó Sionaigh, a variant of Ó Seanaigh (whence Shanny) ‘descendant of Seanach’, from a personal name meaning ‘old’, ‘wise’. However, it was understood as Ó Sionnaigh ‘descendant of fox’ and often translated as Fox in Connacht.

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

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Shinnick Family Origin

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Shinnick Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Builder

    7%
  • Shoemaker

    7%

In 1880, the most common Shinnick occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Shinnick's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Builder were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shinnick. A less common occupation for the Shinnick family was Shoemaker.

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Shinnick Life Expectancy

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