Shieber Family History

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Shieber 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: Hieber, Bieber, Heber, Schieber, Rieber, Stieber, Wieber, Hiebert

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Shieber Family Origin

Where is the Shieber family from?

Shieber Family Occupations

What did your Shieber ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Brewer and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Shieber. The most common Shieber occupation in the USA was Brewer. 33% of Shieber's were Brewers. A less common occupation for the Shieber family was Laborer.

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  • Brewer

  • Farmer

  • Laborer


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

Shieber Historical Records

What Shieber family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 445 census records available for the last name Shieber. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shieber 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 Shieber

Passenger List

There are 70 immigration records available for the last name Shieber. 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 31 military records available for the last name Shieber. For the veterans among your Shieber ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shieber Life Expectancy

What is the average Shieber lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Shieber life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Shieber in 1966 was 69, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shieber

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shieber 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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