Shieth Family History

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Shieth 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: Spieth, Sheth, Shieh, Smith, Seth, Shield, Shirts, Shier, Shilts

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Shieth Family Origin

Where is the Shieth family from?

Shieth Family Occupations

What did your Shieth ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Shieth occupation in Canada was Bricklaror. 50% of Shieth's were Bricklarors. Bricklaror and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Shieth.

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  • Bricklaror

  • Farmer


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

Shieth Historical Records

What Shieth family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 41 census records available for the last name Shieth. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shieth 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 4 immigration records available for the last name Shieth. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Shieth. For the veterans among your Shieth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shieth Life Expectancy

What is the average Shieth lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shieth 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 Shieth

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