Sheflen Family History

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Sheflen 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: Thelen, Hellen, Hefley, Heflin, Theilen, Hefler, Heller, Heiden

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Sheflen Family Origin

Where is the Sheflen family from?

Sheflen Family Occupations

What did your Sheflen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Sheflen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Sheflen's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer


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

Sheflen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 26 census records available for the last name Sheflen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sheflen 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 Sheflen. 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 Sheflen. For the veterans among your Sheflen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sheflen Life Expectancy

What is the average Sheflen lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sheflen 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sheflen

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