Shieferstein Family History

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Shieferstein 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: Schieferstein, Feuerstein, Hammerstein, Winterstein, Silberstein

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Shieferstein Family Origin

Where is the Shieferstein family from?

Shieferstein Family Occupations

What did your Shieferstein ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shieferstein occupation in the USA was Cabinet Maker. 100% of Shieferstein's were Cabinet Makers.

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  • Cabinet Maker


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

Shieferstein Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 56 census records available for the last name Shieferstein. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shieferstein 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 5 immigration records available for the last name Shieferstein. 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 3 military records available for the last name Shieferstein. For the veterans among your Shieferstein ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shieferstein Life Expectancy

What is the average Shieferstein lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shieferstein 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 Shieferstein

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