Shiau Family History

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Shiau Name Meaning

Chinese: see Xiao.

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

Similar surnames: Shiu, Shieh, Shi, Chiu, Shan, Situ, Chiou, Chiao, Shing, Shu

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Shiau Family Origin

Where is the Shiau family from?

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Shiau Family Occupations

What did your Shiau ancestors do for a living?

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

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Shiau Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7 census records available for the last name Shiau. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shiau 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 79 immigration records available for the last name Shiau. 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 Shiau. For the veterans among your Shiau ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shiau Life Expectancy

What is the average Shiau lifespan?

Between 1982 and 2002, in the United States, Shiau life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Shiau in 1982 was 6, and 71 in 2002.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shiau 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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