Shebesta Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Shebesta Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Czech and Slovak Šebesta (see Sebesta, Sebastian).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Sebesta, Sheetz, Shubert, Shobert, Sheets, Sheek, Sheerer, Shelstad

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Shebesta Family Origin

Where is the Shebesta family from?

Shebesta Family Occupations

What did your Shebesta ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shebesta occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Shebesta's were Farmers.

View Census data for Shebesta | Data not to scale

  • Farmer


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

Shebesta Historical Records

What Shebesta family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 547 census records available for the last name Shebesta. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shebesta census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Shebesta

Passenger List

There are 50 immigration records available for the last name Shebesta. 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.

View all Shebesta immigration records

Draft Card

There are 91 military records available for the last name Shebesta. For the veterans among your Shebesta ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Shebesta military records

You've only scratched the surface of Shebesta family history.

Shebesta Life Expectancy

What is the average Shebesta lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Shebesta life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Shebesta in 1963 was 81, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shebesta

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shebesta 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.

Look up another name