Shanklin Family History

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Shanklin Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of Shankland.

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


Similar surnames: Hanlin, Hanken, Handlin, Scanlin, Hankin, Shankland, Scantlin

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Shanklin Family Origin

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Shanklin Family Occupations

What did your Shanklin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Shanklin family was Farm Laborer. The most common Shanklin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Shanklin's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shanklin.

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

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

Shanklin Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Shanklin Life Expectancy

What is the average Shanklin lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Shanklin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Shanklin in 1943 was 31, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shanklin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shanklin 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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