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Shireman Name Meaning

English: from Middle English schireman, Old English scirman, literally ‘shire man’. This was a name for a sherriff or other administrative official of a county; later it came to mean ‘bailiff’ or ‘steward’.

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

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Shireman Family Origin

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Shireman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    57%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Shoemaker

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shireman. A less common occupation for the Shireman family was Shoemaker. The most common Shireman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Shireman's were Farmers.

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Shireman Historical Records

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Shireman Life Expectancy

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