Shahter Family History

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Shahter 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: Halter, Hauter, Hahner, Hayter, Harter, Shafter, Hatter, Charter

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Shahter Family Origin

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Shahter Family Occupations

What did your Shahter ancestors do for a living?

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

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Shahter Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3 census records available for the last name Shahter. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shahter 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 1 immigration records available for the last name Shahter. 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 Shahter. For the veterans among your Shahter ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shahter Life Expectancy

What is the average Shahter lifespan?

Average Shahter life expectancy in 2002 was 66 years. This was lower than the general public life expectancy which was 74.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shahter 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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