Sheils Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Sheils Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: variant of Shields.

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

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Sheils Family Origin

Where is the Sheils family from?

SHOW MORE

Sheils Family Occupations

What did your Sheils ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Machinist

    10%
  • House Work

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Machinist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sheils. The most common Sheils occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Sheils's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Sheils family was House Work.

Source: Census data for Sheils | Data not to scale

Sheils Historical Records

What Sheils family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Sheils ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Sheils

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Sheils Life Expectancy

What is the average Sheils lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sheils 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Sheils Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)

Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Look up another name