Shefier Family History

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Shefier 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: Heier, Hefter, Chenier, Sheffer, Hefner, Hefler, Heller, Helder

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Shefier Family Origin

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Shefier Family Occupations

What did your Shefier ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shefier occupation in the USA was Shoemaker. 100% of Shefier's were Shoemakers.

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  • Shoemaker


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

Shefier Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 23 census records available for the last name Shefier. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shefier 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 Shefier. 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 Shefier. For the veterans among your Shefier ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shefier Life Expectancy

What is the average Shefier lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shefier 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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