Shina Family History

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Shina 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: China, Chino, Shima, Chin, Hine, Shin, Mina, Spina, Bina, Shine

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Shina Family Origin

Where is the Shina family from?

Shina Family Occupations

What did your Shina ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shina occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 100% of Shina's were Keeping Houses.

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  • Keeping House


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

Shina Historical Records

What Shina family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 940 census records available for the last name Shina. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shina 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 340 immigration records available for the last name Shina. 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 219 military records available for the last name Shina. For the veterans among your Shina ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shina Life Expectancy

What is the average Shina lifespan?

Between 1969 and 2004, in the United States, Shina life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Shina in 1969 was 63, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shina

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shina 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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