Shesely Family History

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Shesely 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: Vesely, Wesely, Cheely, Sheely, Gesell, Giesel, Sheehy, Hensell

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Shesely Family Origin

Where is the Shesely family from?

Shesely Family Occupations

What did your Shesely ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer


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

Shesely Historical Records

What Shesely family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 11 census records available for the last name Shesely. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shesely 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Shesely. 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 5 military records available for the last name Shesely. For the veterans among your Shesely ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shesely Life Expectancy

What is the average Shesely lifespan?

Between 1973 and 1987, in the United States, Shesely life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Shesely in 1973 was 75, and 94 in 1987.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shesely

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shesely 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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