Shetchley Family History

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Shetchley 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: Hetchler, Checkley, Blatchley, Beachley, Brenchley, Hechler

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Shetchley Family Origin

Where is the Shetchley family from?

Shetchley Family Occupations

What did your Shetchley ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shetchley occupation in the USA was Plumber & Gas Fitter. 100% of Shetchley's were Plumber & Gas Fitters.

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  • Plumber & Gas Fitter


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

Shetchley Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 174 census records available for the last name Shetchley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shetchley 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 10 immigration records available for the last name Shetchley. 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 Shetchley. For the veterans among your Shetchley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shetchley Life Expectancy

What is the average Shetchley lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shetchley 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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