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Showers Family History

Showers Name Meaning
English: nickname from Middle English shouere ‘pusher’, an agent derivative of Old English scufan ‘to thrust or push’.

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

119,790 Historical Documents with Showers on Ancestry.com
23,164 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
6,241 Military Records
1,092 Immigration Records
22,774 Census and Voter Lists
66,519 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Showers Families

  • Number of Showers families
     122 - 242
     41 - 121
     1 - 40
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Showers families
     17 - 32
     6 - 16
     1 - 5
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Showers last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Showers census records

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Showers 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 Showers 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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Showers Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Showers 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 Showers

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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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Showers Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Showers census records

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

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Showers Civil War Service Records

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

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