Sheshan Family History

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Sheshan 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: Sheehan, Shehan, Sheahan, Chauhan, Shan, Henshaw, Hasan, Hetman

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Sheshan Family Origin

Where is the Sheshan family from?

Sheshan Family Occupations

What did your Sheshan ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, baker, Farmer and H. Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sheshan. The most common Sheshan occupation in the USA was Baker. 25% of Sheshan's were Bakers. A less common occupation for the Sheshan family was Laborer.

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  • Baker

  • Farmer

  • H. Carpenter

  • Laborer


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

Sheshan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 553 census records available for the last name Sheshan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sheshan 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 80 immigration records available for the last name Sheshan. 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 75 military records available for the last name Sheshan. For the veterans among your Sheshan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sheshan Life Expectancy

What is the average Sheshan lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sheshan 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sheshan

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