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Schira Family History

Schira Name Meaning
Italian: variant of Schiro.

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

8,299 Historical Documents with Schira on Ancestry.com
3,617 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
319 Military Records
410 Immigration Records
1,423 Census and Voter Lists
2,530 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Schira Families

  • Number of Schira families
     7 - 12
     3 - 6
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Schira families
     3 - 3
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Schira last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Schira census records

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Census records can tell you little-known facts about your ancestors such as birthplace, occupation and value of personal estate.

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Schira Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Schira families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival, and destination.

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Schira Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Schira families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Schira

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Schira Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Schira census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Schira ancestors, such as occupation.

Occupation can tell you about your ancestors' social status and economic status.

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Schira Civil War Service Records

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You can find out if your ancestors came primarily from the North of the South.

Military records can tell you an ancestor's birthplace, occupation, and even physical description.

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