Shaak Family History

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Shaak Name Meaning

Variant of North German and Dutch Schaack.

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

Similar surnames: Shack, Haak, Schaak, Hack, Knaak, Haack, Schaab, Haar, Schaad, Schank

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Shaak Family Origin

Where is the Shaak family from?

Shaak Family Occupations

What did your Shaak ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shaak. The most common Shaak occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Shaak's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Shaak family was Retired Farmer.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Retired Farmer


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

Shaak Historical Records

What Shaak family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Shaak. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shaak 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 141 immigration records available for the last name Shaak. 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 305 military records available for the last name Shaak. For the veterans among your Shaak ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shaak Life Expectancy

What is the average Shaak lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Shaak life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Shaak in 1951 was 48, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shaak

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shaak 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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