Shahwood Family History

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Shahwood 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: Haywood, Hagwood, Harwood, Henwood, Heywood, Hopwood, Horwood

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Shahwood Family Origin

Where is the Shahwood family from?

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Shahwood Family Occupations

What did your Shahwood ancestors do for a living?

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

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Shahwood Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4 census records available for the last name Shahwood. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shahwood 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 2 immigration records available for the last name Shahwood. 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 3 military records available for the last name Shahwood. For the veterans among your Shahwood ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shahwood Life Expectancy

What is the average Shahwood lifespan?

Between 1991 and 1992, in the United States, Shahwood life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Shahwood in 1991 was 76, and 87 in 1992.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shahwood 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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