Shefferle Family History

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Shefferle 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: Pfefferle, Hefferon, Hemmerle, Sheffer, Heberle, Heffel, Hefele

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Shefferle Family Origin

Where is the Shefferle family from?

Shefferle Family Occupations

What did your Shefferle ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shefferle occupation in the USA was Baker. 100% of Shefferle's were Bakers.

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  • Baker


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

Shefferle Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 35 census records available for the last name Shefferle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shefferle 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 1 immigration records available for the last name Shefferle. 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 4 military records available for the last name Shefferle. For the veterans among your Shefferle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shefferle Life Expectancy

What is the average Shefferle lifespan?

Average Shefferle life expectancy in 1970 was 76 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 71.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shefferle

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shefferle 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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