Shetzley Family History

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Shetzley 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: Netzley, Shetley, Hetzler, Henley, Hemsley, Hensley, Hetzel, Checkley

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Shetzley Family Origin

Where is the Shetzley family from?

Shetzley Family Occupations

What did your Shetzley ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shetzley occupation in the USA was Shoe Maker. 100% of Shetzley's were Shoe Makers.

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  • Shoe Maker


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

Shetzley Historical Records

What Shetzley family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 211 census records available for the last name Shetzley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shetzley 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 3 immigration records available for the last name Shetzley. 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 48 military records available for the last name Shetzley. For the veterans among your Shetzley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shetzley Life Expectancy

What is the average Shetzley lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2001, in the United States, Shetzley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Shetzley in 1962 was 74, and 98 in 2001.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shetzley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shetzley 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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