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Handshoe Family History

Handshoe Name Meaning
Literal translation of German Handschuh ‘glove’.

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

10,639 Historical Documents with Handshoe on Ancestry
2,065 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
138 Military Records
2 Immigration Records
630 Census and Voter Lists
7,804 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Handshoe Families

  • Number of Handshoe families
     8 - 14
     3 - 7
     1 - 2
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Handshoe families
     3 - 3
     2 - 2
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Handshoe last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Handshoe census records

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Handshoe Family Origin

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Average Life Expectancy for Handshoe

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Handshoe Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Handshoe census records

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Handshoe Civil War Service Records

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