Handshoe Family History

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Handshoe Name Meaning

Literal translation of German Handschuh ‘glove’.

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


Similar surnames: Handschuh, Hanshew, Hanshaw, Hanish, Hanse, Handke, Handsaker

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Handshoe Family Origin

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Handshoe Family Occupations

What did your Handshoe ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Handshoe occupation in the USA was Farm Labor. 50% of Handshoe's were Farm Labors. Farm Labor and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Handshoe.

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  • Farm Labor

    50%
  • Farmer

    50%

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

Handshoe Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Handshoe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Handshoe census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Handshoe. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Handshoe. For the veterans among your Handshoe ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Handshoe Life Expectancy

What is the average Handshoe lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Handshoe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Handshoe in 1955 was 41, and 59 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Handshoe

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Handshoe ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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