Shettleworth Family History

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Shettleworth 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: Shuttleworth, Shuttlesworth, Whitworth, Hepworth, Butterworth

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Shettleworth Family Origin

Where is the Shettleworth family from?

Shettleworth Family Occupations

What did your Shettleworth ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shettleworth occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Shettleworth's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shettleworth. A less common occupation for the Shettleworth family was Farm Hand.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Coal Miner

  • Farm Hand


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

Shettleworth Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 664 census records available for the last name Shettleworth. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shettleworth census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Shettleworth

Passenger List

There are 58 immigration records available for the last name Shettleworth. 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 103 military records available for the last name Shettleworth. For the veterans among your Shettleworth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shettleworth Life Expectancy

What is the average Shettleworth lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Shettleworth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Shettleworth in 1962 was 77, and 75 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shettleworth

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shettleworth 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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