Shie Family History

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Shie Name Meaning

altered spelling of German Schie, a nickname from Middle High German schie ‘shy’.

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

Similar surnames: Shine, Stier, Thie, Shue, Shier, Shipe, Suhre, Shive, Shire, Shimel

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Shie Family Origin

Where is the Shie family from?

Shie Family Occupations

What did your Shie ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Blacksmith and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shie. A less common occupation for the Shie family was Stable Boss. The most common Shie occupation in the USA was Laborer. 25% of Shie's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

  • Blacksmith

  • Farmer

  • Stable Boss


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

Shie Historical Records

What Shie family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Shie. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shie 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 300 immigration records available for the last name Shie. 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 599 military records available for the last name Shie. For the veterans among your Shie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shie Life Expectancy

What is the average Shie lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2003, in the United States, Shie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Shie in 1964 was 61, and 86 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shie

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shie 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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