Shaweross Family History

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Shaweross 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: Shallcross, Hawes, Showers, Peatross, Deross, Shapero, Chavers

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Shaweross Family Origin

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Shaweross Family Occupations

What did your Shaweross ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and News Dealer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Shaweross. The most common Shaweross occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Shaweross's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • News Dealer


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

Shaweross Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 279 census records available for the last name Shaweross. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shaweross census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Shaweross

Passenger List

There are 61 immigration records available for the last name Shaweross. 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 24 military records available for the last name Shaweross. For the veterans among your Shaweross ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shaweross Life Expectancy

What is the average Shaweross lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shaweross 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 Shaweross

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