Sheller Family History

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Sheller Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Scheller.

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


Similar surnames: Sheler, Shiller, Shepler, Shetler, Wheller, Sheeler, Chesler

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Sheller Family Origin

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Sheller Family Occupations

What did your Sheller ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sheller. A less common occupation for the Sheller family was Keeping House. The most common Sheller occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Sheller's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Keeping House

    3%

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

Sheller Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sheller. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sheller census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Sheller

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Sheller. 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 Sheller. For the veterans among your Sheller ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sheller Life Expectancy

What is the average Sheller lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Sheller life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Sheller in 1945 was 23, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sheller

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sheller 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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