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Shevchuk Name Meaning

Ukrainian and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): from Ukrainian shevchuk ‘son (or assistant) of the shoemaker’ from shvets (shevtsa in genitive) ‘shoemaker’ + the diminutive or patronymic suffix -uk.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Shewchuk, Shevchenko, Marchuk, Schut, Sevcik, Sawchuk, Demchuk

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Where is the Shevchuk family from?

You can see how Shevchuk families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Shevchuk family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1911 and 1920. The most Shevchuk families were found in USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 5 Shevchuk families living in Minnesota. This was about 25% of all the recorded Shevchuk's in USA. Minnesota and 1 other state had the highest population of Shevchuk families in 1920.
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What did your Shevchuk ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Polisher was the top reported job for people in the USA named Shevchuk. 100% of Shevchuk men worked as a Polisher. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Polisher
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Census Records

There are 519 census records available for the last name Shevchuk. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shevchuk census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 174 immigration records available for the last name Shevchuk. 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 Cards

There are 132 military records available for the last name Shevchuk. For the veterans among your Shevchuk ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Shevchuk lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Shevchuk life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Shevchuk in 1963 was 71, and 88 in 2004.

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