Shiele Family History

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Shiele 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: Thiele, Shield, Hille, Miele, Thiel, Wiele, Viele, Schiele, Thielke

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Shiele Family Origin

Where is the Shiele family from?

Shiele Family Occupations

What did your Shiele ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shiele occupation in the USA was Boot & Shoemaker. 33% of Shiele's were Boot & Shoemakers. Boot & Shoemaker and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Shiele. A less common occupation for the Shiele family was Licquor Merchant.

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  • Boot & Shoemaker

  • Farmer

  • Licquor Merchant


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

Shiele Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 309 census records available for the last name Shiele. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shiele 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 87 immigration records available for the last name Shiele. 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 17 military records available for the last name Shiele. For the veterans among your Shiele ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shiele Life Expectancy

What is the average Shiele lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shiele 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 Shiele

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