Shawiak Family History

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Shawiak 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: Hawk, Chadwick, Howick, Harwick, Trawick, Bhatia, Dhawan, Chawla

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Shawiak Family Origin

Where is the Shawiak family from?

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Shawiak Family Occupations

What did your Shawiak ancestors do for a living?

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

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Shawiak Historical Records

What Shawiak family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 7 census records available for the last name Shawiak. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shawiak 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 1 immigration records available for the last name Shawiak. 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 12 military records available for the last name Shawiak. For the veterans among your Shawiak ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shawiak Life Expectancy

What is the average Shawiak lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Shawiak life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Shawiak in 1962 was 76, and 74 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shawiak 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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