Shove Name Meaning

Variant of Dutch Schave. English: nickname from Middle English schove, probably from Old English scufa, a derivative of scufan ‘to thrust or push’.

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


Similar surnames: Shoe, Shore, Sole, Shreve, Score, Snoke, Shott, Short, Hove, Hope

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Shove Family Origin

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Shove Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Fire Insurance Agt.

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shove. The most common Shove occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Shove's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Shove family was Fire Insurance Agt..

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Shove Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Shove life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Shove in 1962 was 46, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shove

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