Shawkins Family History

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Shawkins 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: Hawkins, Harkins, Haskins, Dawkins, Hankins, Hankin, Haskin, Hopkins

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Shawkins Family Origin

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Shawkins Family Occupations

What did your Shawkins ancestors do for a living?

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

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Shawkins Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 329 census records available for the last name Shawkins. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shawkins 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 4 immigration records available for the last name Shawkins. 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 3 military records available for the last name Shawkins. For the veterans among your Shawkins ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shawkins Life Expectancy

What is the average Shawkins lifespan?

Between 1985 and 1998, in the United States, Shawkins life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Shawkins in 1985 was 69, and 79 in 1998.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shawkins 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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