Shiesteck Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Shiesteck 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: Sistek, Reifsteck, Hiester, Shinnick, Shedlock, Schoenbeck

Ready to discover your family story?

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

Shiesteck Family Origin

Where is the Shiesteck family from?

Shiesteck Family Occupations

What did your Shiesteck ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shiesteck occupation in the USA was Coal Miner. 100% of Shiesteck's were Coal Miners.

View Census data for Shiesteck | Data not to scale

  • Coal Miner


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

Shiesteck Historical Records

What Shiesteck family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4 census records available for the last name Shiesteck. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shiesteck 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 Shiesteck

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Shiesteck. 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 Shiesteck immigration records

Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Shiesteck. For the veterans among your Shiesteck ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Shiesteck military records

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

Shiesteck Life Expectancy

What is the average Shiesteck lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shiesteck 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 Shiesteck

Look up another name