Sheffmaker Family History

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Sheffmaker 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: Shewmaker, Huffaker, Sheffler, Hoffmeyer, Hammaker, Heffner, Sheffer

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Sheffmaker Family Origin

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Sheffmaker Family Occupations

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

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Sheffmaker Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 17 census records available for the last name Sheffmaker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sheffmaker 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 Sheffmaker. 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 3 military records available for the last name Sheffmaker. For the veterans among your Sheffmaker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sheffmaker Life Expectancy

What is the average Sheffmaker lifespan?

Between 1968 and 1992, in the United States, Sheffmaker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Sheffmaker in 1968 was 72, and 63 in 1992.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sheffmaker 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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