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Shelnut Family Origin

Where is the Shelnut family from?

Shelnut Family Occupations

What did your Shelnut ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Shelnut family was Farming. The most common Shelnut occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Shelnut's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Labor and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shelnut.

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  • Farmer

  • Farm Labor

  • Farm Laborer

  • Farming


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

Shelnut Historical Records

What Shelnut family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Shelnut. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shelnut 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 Shelnut

Passenger List

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

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Shelnut Life Expectancy

What is the average Shelnut lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Shelnut life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Shelnut in 1951 was 38, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shelnut

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shelnut 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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