Shieldnight Family History

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Shieldnight 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: Hignight, Whitenight, Wheelwright, Himelright, Hennigh, Goodnight

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Shieldnight Family Origin

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Shieldnight Family Occupations

What did your Shieldnight ancestors do for a living?

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

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Shieldnight Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 25 census records available for the last name Shieldnight. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shieldnight 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 Shieldnight. 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 4 military records available for the last name Shieldnight. For the veterans among your Shieldnight ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shieldnight Life Expectancy

What is the average Shieldnight lifespan?

Between 1972 and 2003, in the United States, Shieldnight life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Shieldnight in 1972 was 80, and 73 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shieldnight 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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