Shawdy Family History

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Shawdy 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: Hardy, Dawdy, Brawdy, Drawdy, Handy, Shady, Shaddy, Sawdy, Shandy

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Shawdy Family Origin

Where is the Shawdy family from?

Shawdy Family Occupations

What did your Shawdy ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Shawdy occupation in the UK was Labourer Ship Yd. (Ship Bldr.). 100% of Shawdy's were Labourer Ship Yd. (Ship Bldr.)s.

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  • Labourer Ship Yd. (Ship Bldr.)


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

Shawdy Historical Records

What Shawdy family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 29 census records available for the last name Shawdy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shawdy 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 Shawdy. 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 2 military records available for the last name Shawdy. For the veterans among your Shawdy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shawdy Life Expectancy

What is the average Shawdy lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shawdy 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 Shawdy

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