Shave Family History

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Shave Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of North German Schave.

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

Similar surnames: Stave, Shade, Shane, Shake, Shack, Shaver, Schave, Shive, Shadel

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Shave Family Origin

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Shave Family Occupations

What did your Shave ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shave occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Shave's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Bookkeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shave. A less common occupation for the Shave family was Conductor.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Bookkeeper

  • Conductor


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

Shave Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 21,000 census records available for the last name Shave. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shave 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Shave. 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 Shave. For the veterans among your Shave ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shave Life Expectancy

What is the average Shave lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Shave life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Shave in 1955 was 27, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shave

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shave 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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