Shieman Family History

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Shieman 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: Thieman, Thiemann, Shireman, Shipman, Nieman, Whitman, Hinman

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Shieman Family Origin

Where is the Shieman family from?

Shieman Family Occupations

What did your Shieman ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Shieman occupation in Canada was Labourer. 50% of Shieman's were Labourers. Labourer and Student were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Shieman.

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  • Labourer

  • Student


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

Shieman Historical Records

What Shieman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 146 census records available for the last name Shieman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shieman 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 Shieman

Passenger List

There are 42 immigration records available for the last name Shieman. 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 16 military records available for the last name Shieman. For the veterans among your Shieman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shieman Life Expectancy

What is the average Shieman lifespan?

Between 1981 and 2000, in the United States, Shieman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Shieman in 1981 was 81, and 66 in 2000.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shieman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shieman 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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