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Shoulders Name Meaning

English (mainly Sussex): from Middle English schulder ‘shoulder’; a nickname for someone with exceptionally broad shoulders or some deformity or other peculiarity of the shoulders. Americanized form of Slovenian Šolar (see Sholar).

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


Similar surnames: Holder, Showers, Shuler, Sluder, Childers, Youngers, Scudder

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Shoulders Family Origin

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Shoulders Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    52%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%

In 1880, the most common Shoulders occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Shoulders's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Shoulders family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shoulders.

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Shoulders Life Expectancy

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