Shangraw Family History

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Shangraw Name Meaning

Americanized form of a French name, probably Champgrand, a topographic name for someone who lived by a large, open expanse of flat land, from Old French champ ‘open country’ + grand ‘big’.

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


Similar surnames: Chantry, Sharrow, Shannon, Shanahan, Shang, Sang, Shaver, Stanaway

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Shangraw Family Origin

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Shangraw Family Occupations

What did your Shangraw ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Shangraw. The most common Shangraw occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 50% of Shangraw's were Carpenters.

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  • Carpenter

    50%
  • Laborer

    50%

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

Shangraw Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Shangraw. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shangraw 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Shangraw. 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 Shangraw. For the veterans among your Shangraw ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shangraw Life Expectancy

What is the average Shangraw lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Shangraw life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Shangraw in 1963 was 76, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shangraw

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shangraw 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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