Shierlow Family History

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Shierlow 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: Sharlow, Sherrow, Stielow, Shields, Harlow, Shield, Sherlock, Shier

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Shierlow Family Origin

Where is the Shierlow family from?

Shierlow Family Occupations

What did your Shierlow ancestors do for a living?

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

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Shierlow Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 14 census records available for the last name Shierlow. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shierlow 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 9 immigration records available for the last name Shierlow. 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 8 military records available for the last name Shierlow. For the veterans among your Shierlow ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shierlow Life Expectancy

What is the average Shierlow lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2002, in the United States, Shierlow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Shierlow in 1965 was 75, and 77 in 2002.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shierlow 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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