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Shoesmith Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire): occupational name for a blacksmith who specialized in shoeing horses, from Middle English schosmith ‘farrier’ (composed of words meaning ‘shoe’ and ‘smith’).

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

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Shoesmith Family Origin

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Shoesmith Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Retired Farmer

    13%
  • Works In Woolen Mill

    13%
  • Cotton Mill

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Retired Farmer and Works In Woolen Mill were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shoesmith. A less common occupation for the Shoesmith family was Cotton Mill. The most common Shoesmith occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Shoesmith's were Farmers.

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Shoesmith Historical Records

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Shoesmith Life Expectancy

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