Shawel Family History

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Shawel 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: Hamel, Hazel, Habel, Chapel, Havel, Gawel, Hawes, Hadel, Hagel

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Shawel Family Origin

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Shawel Family Occupations

What did your Shawel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shawel occupation in the USA was Cheese Maker. 100% of Shawel's were Cheese Makers.

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  • Cheese Maker


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

Shawel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 108 census records available for the last name Shawel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shawel 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 23 immigration records available for the last name Shawel. 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 19 military records available for the last name Shawel. For the veterans among your Shawel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shawel Life Expectancy

What is the average Shawel lifespan?

Between 1963 and 1997, in the United States, Shawel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Shawel in 1963 was 77, and 18 in 1997.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shawel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shawel 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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