Shahwan Family History

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Shahwan 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, Dhawan, Chauhan, Rahman, Gahan, Harman, Hahn, Hayman, Hasan

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Shahwan Family Origin

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Shahwan Family Occupations

What did your Shahwan ancestors do for a living?

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

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Shahwan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 63 census records available for the last name Shahwan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shahwan 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 35 immigration records available for the last name Shahwan. 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 10 military records available for the last name Shahwan. For the veterans among your Shahwan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shahwan Life Expectancy

What is the average Shahwan lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2002, in the United States, Shahwan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Shahwan in 1966 was 81, and 64 in 2002.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shahwan 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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