Shawaway Family History

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Shawaway 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: Hanaway, Haraway, Hataway, Hadaway, Hathaway, Stanaway, Gasaway

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Shawaway Family Origin

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Shawaway Family Occupations

What did your Shawaway ancestors do for a living?

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

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Shawaway Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 48 census records available for the last name Shawaway. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shawaway 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 immigration records available for the last name Shawaway. 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 military records available for the last name Shawaway. For the veterans among your Shawaway ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shawaway Life Expectancy

What is the average Shawaway lifespan?

Between 1968 and 2003, in the United States, Shawaway life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Shawaway in 1968 was 66, and 101 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shawaway 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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