Shieh Family History

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Shieh Name Meaning

Chinese: see Xie.

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

Similar surnames: Sieh, Shih, Sheu, Shim, Shiu, Shen, Shin, Chien, Shek, Stich

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Shieh Family Origin

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Shieh Family Occupations

What did your Shieh ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shieh occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Shieh's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer


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

Shieh Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 141 census records available for the last name Shieh. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shieh 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 284 immigration records available for the last name Shieh. 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 11 military records available for the last name Shieh. For the veterans among your Shieh ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shieh Life Expectancy

What is the average Shieh lifespan?

Between 1981 and 2004, in the United States, Shieh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Shieh in 1981 was 49, and 55 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shieh

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shieh 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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