Sheckles Family History

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Sheckles Name Meaning

Of English origin: see Sheckells.

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


Similar surnames: Shockley, Wheeles, Shetley, Reckley, Beckles, Checkley, Stickles

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Sheckles Family Origin

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Sheckles Family Occupations

What did your Sheckles ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Sheckles occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Sheckles's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Apiarist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sheckles. A less common occupation for the Sheckles family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Apiarist

    10%
  • Carpenter

    10%

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

Sheckles Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sheckles. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sheckles 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Sheckles. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Sheckles. For the veterans among your Sheckles ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sheckles Life Expectancy

What is the average Sheckles lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Sheckles life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Sheckles in 1962 was 80, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sheckles

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sheckles 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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