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Shiflet Family History

Shiflet Name Meaning
Americanized spelling of French Chifflet (see Shifflett).

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

56,425 Historical Documents with Shiflet on Ancestry.com
7,661 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,391 Military Records
76 Immigration Records
6,024 Census and Voter Lists
41,273 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Shiflet Families

  • Number of Shiflet families
     15 - 28
     6 - 14
     1 - 5
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Shiflet families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Shiflet last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Shiflet census records

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Shiflet Family Origin

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Average Life Expectancy for Shiflet

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Shiflet Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Shiflet census records

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Shiflet Civil War Service Records

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