Shessman Family History

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Shessman 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: Hessman, Chessman, Hassman, Pressman, Messman, Wessman, Dressman

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Shessman Family Origin

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Shessman Family Occupations

What did your Shessman ancestors do for a living?

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

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Shessman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 14 census records available for the last name Shessman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shessman 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 5 immigration records available for the last name Shessman. 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 military records available for the last name Shessman. For the veterans among your Shessman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shessman Life Expectancy

What is the average Shessman lifespan?

Between 1984 and 2000, in the United States, Shessman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Shessman in 1984 was 56, and 39 in 2000.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shessman 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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