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Sheron Family History

Sheron Name Meaning

English and Scottish: variant of Sherron .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022


Similar surnames: Sherod, Sheren, Sherron, Sherin, Sherbon, Shearon, Hern, Herron

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Where is the Sheron family from?

You can see how Sheron families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Sheron family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Sheron families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 3 Sheron families living in North Carolina. This was about 30% of all the recorded Sheron's in USA. North Carolina and 1 other state had the highest population of Sheron families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Sheron surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Sheron ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Sheron. 30% of Sheron men worked as a Farmer and 23% of Sheron women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sheron were Farming and Beautician. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
    30%
  • Laborer
    14%
  • Clerk
    8%
  • Farming
    8%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Teacher
    23%
  • Saleslady
    17%
  • Stenographer
    17%
  • Beautician
    12%
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Census Records

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Sheron. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sheron census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 364 immigration records available for the last name Sheron. 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 Cards

There are 501 military records available for the last name Sheron. For the veterans among your Sheron ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Sheron lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Sheron life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Sheron in 1963 was 83, and 73 in 2004.

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