Shiverdecker Family History

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Shiverdecker Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Schieferdecker, an occupational name for a slater, from Middle High German schiver ‘piece of wood or stone’, ‘slate’ + the agent derivative of decken ‘to lay a roof’.

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


Similar surnames: Shindledecker, Leyendecker, Strecker, Swecker, Overacker, Heidecker

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Shiverdecker Family Origin

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Shiverdecker Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    70%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Carpenter

    10%

In 1880, Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Shiverdecker. The most common Shiverdecker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 70% of Shiverdecker's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Shiverdecker family was Carpenter.

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Shiverdecker Historical Records

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Shiverdecker Life Expectancy

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