Sheston Family History

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Sheston 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: Cheston, Heston, Whiston, Henton, Preston, Haston, Heaton, Leston

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Sheston Family Origin

Where is the Sheston family from?

Sheston Family Occupations

What did your Sheston ancestors do for a living?

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

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Sheston Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 292 census records available for the last name Sheston. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sheston 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 23 immigration records available for the last name Sheston. 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 54 military records available for the last name Sheston. For the veterans among your Sheston ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sheston Life Expectancy

What is the average Sheston lifespan?

Between 1979 and 2003, in the United States, Sheston life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Sheston in 1979 was 61, and 90 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sheston

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sheston 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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