Shiever Family History

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Shiever 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: Siever, Shiver, Silver, Schieve, Skiver, Shreve, Sever, Shier

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Shiever Family Origin

Where is the Shiever family from?

Shiever Family Occupations

What did your Shiever ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Printer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Shiever. The most common Shiever occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Shiever's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Printer


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

Shiever Historical Records

What Shiever family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 535 census records available for the last name Shiever. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shiever 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 Shiever

Passenger List

There are 27 immigration records available for the last name Shiever. 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 79 military records available for the last name Shiever. For the veterans among your Shiever ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shiever Life Expectancy

What is the average Shiever lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Shiever life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Shiever in 1962 was 72, and 43 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shiever

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shiever 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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