Shawala Family History

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Shawala 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: Hakala, Hatala, Chawla, Khawaja, Halla, Rajala, Haapala, Zawada

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Shawala Family Origin

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Shawala Family Occupations

What did your Shawala ancestors do for a living?

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

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Shawala Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 53 census records available for the last name Shawala. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shawala 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 10 immigration records available for the last name Shawala. 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 6 military records available for the last name Shawala. For the veterans among your Shawala ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shawala Life Expectancy

What is the average Shawala lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2003, in the United States, Shawala life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Shawala in 1951 was 65, and 80 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shawala 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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