Shetenhelm Family History

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Shetenhelm 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: Diethelm, Feuerhelm, Hensell, Whitehead, Hetzel, Greenhill, Hengel

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Shetenhelm Family Origin

Where is the Shetenhelm family from?

Shetenhelm Family Occupations

What did your Shetenhelm ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer


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

Shetenhelm Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 148 census records available for the last name Shetenhelm. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shetenhelm 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 1 immigration records available for the last name Shetenhelm. 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 51 military records available for the last name Shetenhelm. For the veterans among your Shetenhelm ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shetenhelm Life Expectancy

What is the average Shetenhelm lifespan?

Between 1967 and 2004, in the United States, Shetenhelm life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Shetenhelm in 1967 was 82, and 94 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shetenhelm

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shetenhelm 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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