Shawlis Family History

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Shawlis 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: Challis, Shaulis, Lawlis, Charles, Harris, Hawley, Chaplin, Hatzis

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Shawlis Family Origin

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Shawlis Family Occupations

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

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Shawlis Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 119 census records available for the last name Shawlis. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shawlis 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 9 immigration records available for the last name Shawlis. 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 21 military records available for the last name Shawlis. For the veterans among your Shawlis ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shawlis Life Expectancy

What is the average Shawlis lifespan?

Between 1970 and 2004, in the United States, Shawlis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Shawlis in 1970 was 76, and 79 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shawlis 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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