Shiey Family History

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Shiey 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: Shier, Shirey, Shie, Shiel, Shuey, Shiley, Shey, Shieh, Shi, Shen

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Shiey Family Origin

Where is the Shiey family from?

Shiey Family Occupations

What did your Shiey ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shiey occupation in the USA was Shoemaker. 100% of Shiey's were Shoemakers.

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  • Shoemaker


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

Shiey Historical Records

What Shiey family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 32 census records available for the last name Shiey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shiey 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 3 immigration records available for the last name Shiey. 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 6 military records available for the last name Shiey. For the veterans among your Shiey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shiey Life Expectancy

What is the average Shiey lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shiey 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 Shiey

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