Shaham Family History

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Shaham Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Shahan, Braham, Chatham, Graham, Hahm, Baham, Laham, Chahal, Hata

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Shaham Family Origin

Where is the Shaham family from?

Shaham Family Occupations

What did your Shaham ancestors do for a living?

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

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Shaham Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 314 census records available for the last name Shaham. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shaham 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 59 immigration records available for the last name Shaham. 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 28 military records available for the last name Shaham. For the veterans among your Shaham ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shaham Life Expectancy

What is the average Shaham lifespan?

Between 1967 and 2003, in the United States, Shaham life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Shaham in 1967 was 69, and 88 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shaham 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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