Sheeley Family History

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Sheeley Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Shealy.

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


Similar surnames: Sheely, Sheley, Shealey, Sweeley, Sherley, Keeley, Heeney, Shiley

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Sheeley Family Origin

Where is the Sheeley family from?

Sheeley Family Occupations

What did your Sheeley ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sheeley. The most common Sheeley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Sheeley's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Sheeley family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    2%

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

Sheeley Historical Records

What Sheeley family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 16,000 census records available for the last name Sheeley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sheeley 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 Sheeley

Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Sheeley. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Sheeley. For the veterans among your Sheeley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sheeley Life Expectancy

What is the average Sheeley lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Sheeley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Sheeley in 1955 was 37, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sheeley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sheeley 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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