Shawinski Family History

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Shawinski 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: Slawinski, Trawinski, Skawinski, Kaminski, Krasinski, Babinski

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Shawinski Family Origin

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Shawinski Family Occupations

What did your Shawinski ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shawinski occupation in the USA was Photographer. 100% of Shawinski's were Photographers.

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  • Photographer


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

Shawinski Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 64 census records available for the last name Shawinski. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shawinski 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 3 immigration records available for the last name Shawinski. 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 11 military records available for the last name Shawinski. For the veterans among your Shawinski ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shawinski Life Expectancy

What is the average Shawinski lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2000, in the United States, Shawinski life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Shawinski in 1965 was 81, and 76 in 2000.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shawinski

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shawinski 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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