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Shortall Name Meaning

Anglo-Irish: possibly a nickname from Old English scort hals ‘short neck’. The name was taken to Ireland in the 13th century, where it has been Gaelicized as Soirtéil.

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

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Shortall Family Origin

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Shortall Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Policeman

    9%
  • Butcher

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Shortall family was Butcher. Farmer, Laborer and Policeman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shortall. The most common Shortall occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Shortall's were Farmers.

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Shortall Historical Records

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Shortall Life Expectancy

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