Shevchenko Family History

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Shevchenko Name Meaning

Ukrainian: from the occupational name shevts ‘shoemaker’ + the diminutive suffix -enko, whose role in Ukrainian surnames is generally patronymic.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Shevchuk, Senko, Schenk, Hoeschen, Shecter, Shepherd, Schrenk, Evanko

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Shevchenko Family Origin

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Shevchenko Family Occupations

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

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Shevchenko Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 611 census records available for the last name Shevchenko. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shevchenko 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 207 immigration records available for the last name Shevchenko. 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 316 military records available for the last name Shevchenko. For the veterans among your Shevchenko ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shevchenko Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Shevchenko life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Shevchenko in 1962 was 34, and 91 in 2004.

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