Shiegley Family History

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Shiegley 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: Shigley, Phegley, Higley, Henley, Tingley, Chipley, Ziegler, Begley

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Shiegley Family Origin

Where is the Shiegley family from?

Shiegley Family Occupations

What did your Shiegley ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shiegley occupation in the USA was Tailoring. 100% of Shiegley's were Tailorings.

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  • Tailoring


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

Shiegley Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 34 census records available for the last name Shiegley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shiegley 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Shiegley. 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 Shiegley. For the veterans among your Shiegley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shiegley Life Expectancy

What is the average Shiegley lifespan?

Average Shiegley life expectancy in 1966 was 88 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 71.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shiegley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shiegley 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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