Shetraw Family History

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Shetraw 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: Hetman, Herran, Petra, Straw, Petras, Shera, Sheeran, Pietras

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Shetraw Family Origin

Where is the Shetraw family from?

Shetraw Family Occupations

What did your Shetraw ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Shetraw occupation in Canada was Servant. 100% of Shetraw's were Servants.

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  • Servant


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

Shetraw Historical Records

What Shetraw family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 45 census records available for the last name Shetraw. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shetraw 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Shetraw. 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 Shetraw. For the veterans among your Shetraw ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shetraw Life Expectancy

What is the average Shetraw lifespan?

Average Shetraw life expectancy in 1966 was 69 years. This was lower than the general public life expectancy which was 71.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shetraw

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shetraw 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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