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Shannahan Family Origin

Where is the Shannahan family from?

Shannahan Family Occupations

What did your Shannahan ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shannahan occupation in the USA was Laborer. 22% of Shannahan's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shannahan. A less common occupation for the Shannahan family was Carpenter.

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  • Laborer

    22%
  • Farmer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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

Shannahan Historical Records

What Shannahan family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Shannahan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shannahan census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Shannahan

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Shannahan. 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 Shannahan. For the veterans among your Shannahan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shannahan Life Expectancy

What is the average Shannahan lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Shannahan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Shannahan in 1956 was 38, and 58 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shannahan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shannahan 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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