Shievers Family History

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Shievers 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: Sievers, Shivers, Stivers, Shives, Chivers, Siever, Sievert, Cheevers

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Shievers Family Origin

Where is the Shievers family from?

Shievers Family Occupations

What did your Shievers ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shievers occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Shievers's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    100%

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

Shievers Historical Records

What Shievers family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 55 census records available for the last name Shievers. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shievers 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 2 immigration records available for the last name Shievers. 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 3 military records available for the last name Shievers. For the veterans among your Shievers ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shievers Life Expectancy

What is the average Shievers lifespan?

Average Shievers life expectancy in 1972 was 78 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 70.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shievers

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shievers 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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