Shropshire Name Origin, Meaning and Family History

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Surname Distribution

Census frequency by county

Name Concentrations Within England and Wales

Shropshire Surname Statistics

Top Professions for the Shropshire family

Profession Census Frequency
Scholar 8
Farmer 4
Joiner Carpenter 4
Farmers Son F Rel 3
School 3
Coal Miner Hewer 2
Coal Miner Loader In Pit 2
Errand Boy Port 2
Tailor 2
Bricklayer Labourer 2
Living On Own Means 2
Agricultural Labourer 1
Dressmaker 1
Labourer On Gardens 1
Laundry Maid Domestic 1
Pupil Teacher School 1
Woodman 1
Almsman 1
Assistant Cough Man 1
Butcher & Farmer 1
Butcherd Farmer 1
Farmers & Butcher 1
Farmers Daughter Rel 1
Farmers Son Frel 1
General Dealer Shop Keeper 1

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