Shawann Family History

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Shawann 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: Dhawan, Hamann, Hwang, Ehmann, Hasan, Wann, Dhanani, Hammann, Hann

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Shawann Family Origin

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Shawann Family Occupations

What did your Shawann ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shawann occupation in the USA was Saloon Keeper. 100% of Shawann's were Saloon Keepers.

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  • Saloon Keeper


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

Shawann Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8 census records available for the last name Shawann. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shawann 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 Shawann. 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 Shawann. For the veterans among your Shawann ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shawann Life Expectancy

What is the average Shawann lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shawann 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shawann

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