Shettell Family History

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Shettell 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: Hettel, Kettell, Whetsell, Hartell, Hensell, Hetzel, Fretwell, Zettel

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Shettell Family Origin

Where is the Shettell family from?

Shettell Family Occupations

What did your Shettell ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Shettell occupation in the UK was Income Derived From Dividends. 100% of Shettell's were Income Derived From Dividendss.

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

Shettell Historical Records

What Shettell family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 143 census records available for the last name Shettell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shettell 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 31 immigration records available for the last name Shettell. 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 5 military records available for the last name Shettell. For the veterans among your Shettell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shettell Life Expectancy

What is the average Shettell lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shettell 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shettell

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