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Sherpa Family History

Sherpa Name Meaning

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

501 Historical Documents with Sherpa on Ancestry.com
310 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
20 Military Records
11 Immigration Records
85 Census and Voter Lists
75 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Sherpa Families

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    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Sherpa census records

You can use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Sherpa surname lived over the years.

While the questions in census records vary from place to place, and year to year, you can generally find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, occupations, etc.

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Sherpa Family Origin

Find out where people with the family name Sherpa lived before coming to the United States. Using Ancestry, you can search through passenger arrival records, naturalization records, border crossings, emigration records, passport applications, and even convict transportation records.

Average Life Expectancy for Sherpa

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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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Sherpa Family Occupations

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Sherpa ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestors social and economic status.

Military Service by Sherpa

Did the Sherpas fight for the North or the South? Or not at all? Military records can tell you a lot about your ancestors including birthplace, occupation, and even physical descriptions.

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