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Shorts Name Meaning

Variant of English Short.

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

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Shorts Family Origin

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Shorts Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Shorts family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shorts. The most common Shorts occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Shorts's were Farmers.

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Shorts Historical Records

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Shorts Life Expectancy

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