Shiber Family History

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Shiber 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: Huber, Hober, Haber, Reiber, Hiner, Shier, Heber, Liber, Hier, Shirer

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Shiber Family Origin

Where is the Shiber family from?

Shiber Family Occupations

What did your Shiber ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Shiber family was Laborer. Farmer, Carpenter and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shiber. The most common Shiber occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Shiber's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Cooper

  • Laborer


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

Shiber Historical Records

What Shiber family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Shiber. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shiber census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Shiber

Passenger List

There are 208 immigration records available for the last name Shiber. 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 230 military records available for the last name Shiber. For the veterans among your Shiber ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shiber Life Expectancy

What is the average Shiber lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Shiber life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Shiber in 1963 was 78, and 69 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shiber

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shiber 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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