Shibely Family History

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Shibely 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: Shively, Hinely, Whitely, Hively, Shield, Habel, Thiel, Whinery

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Shibely Family Origin

Where is the Shibely family from?

Shibely Family Occupations

What did your Shibely ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Shibely family was Stone Mason. Blacksmith and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Shibely. The most common Shibely occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 33% of Shibely's were Blacksmiths.

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  • Blacksmith

  • Farmer

  • Stone Mason


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

Shibely Historical Records

What Shibely family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 174 census records available for the last name Shibely. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shibely 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 12 immigration records available for the last name Shibely. 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 6 military records available for the last name Shibely. For the veterans among your Shibely ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shibely Life Expectancy

What is the average Shibely lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shibely 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shibely

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