Sheeks Family History

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Sheeks Name Meaning

Variant of Sheek.

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


Similar surnames: Cheeks, Reeks, Seeds, Weeks, Sheely, Deeks, Skeels, Hees, Sheehe

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Sheeks Family Origin

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Sheeks Family Occupations

What did your Sheeks ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, farmer, Laborer and Atty. At Law were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sheeks. A less common occupation for the Sheeks family was Coal Miner. The most common Sheeks occupation in the USA was Farmer. 65% of Sheeks's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    65%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Atty. At Law

    4%
  • Coal Miner

    4%

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

Sheeks Historical Records

What Sheeks family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sheeks. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sheeks 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 Sheeks

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Sheeks. 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 Sheeks. For the veterans among your Sheeks ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sheeks Life Expectancy

What is the average Sheeks lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Sheeks life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Sheeks in 1954 was 54, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sheeks

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sheeks 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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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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