Shawmaker Family History

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Shawmaker 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: Hammaker, Haymaker, Shewmaker, Hatmaker, Hawbaker, Hamaker, Hawker

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Shawmaker Family Origin

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Shawmaker Family Occupations

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

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Shawmaker Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 44 census records available for the last name Shawmaker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shawmaker 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 5 immigration records available for the last name Shawmaker. 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 5 military records available for the last name Shawmaker. For the veterans among your Shawmaker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shawmaker Life Expectancy

What is the average Shawmaker lifespan?

Between 1973 and 1986, in the United States, Shawmaker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Shawmaker in 1973 was 80, and 76 in 1986.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shawmaker 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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