Shiekh Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Shiekh 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: Shieh, Hick, High, Shield, Thiel, Sheikh, Hilke, Wiech, Chick, Chiesa

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Shiekh Family Origin

Where is the Shiekh family from?

Shiekh Family Occupations

What did your Shiekh ancestors do for a living?

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

View Census data for Shiekh

Shiekh Historical Records

What Shiekh family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 30 census records available for the last name Shiekh. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shiekh 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 Shiekh

Passenger List

There are 22 immigration records available for the last name Shiekh. 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.

View all Shiekh immigration records

Draft Card

There are 18 military records available for the last name Shiekh. For the veterans among your Shiekh ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Shiekh military records

You've only scratched the surface of Shiekh family history.

Shiekh Life Expectancy

What is the average Shiekh lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2002, in the United States, Shiekh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Shiekh in 1960 was 42, and 73 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shiekh

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shiekh 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.

Famous Shiekh Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name