Shawhart Family History

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Shawhart 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: Haggart, Machart, Ahart, Hughart, Lahart, Gearhart, Shughart, Manhart

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Shawhart Family Origin

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Shawhart Family Occupations

What did your Shawhart ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shawhart occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Shawhart's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer


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

Shawhart Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 85 census records available for the last name Shawhart. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shawhart 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 Shawhart. 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 8 military records available for the last name Shawhart. For the veterans among your Shawhart ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shawhart Life Expectancy

What is the average Shawhart lifespan?

Between 1968 and 2001, in the United States, Shawhart life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Shawhart in 1968 was 77, and 82 in 2001.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shawhart

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shawhart 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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