Shinaw Family History

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Shinaw 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, Hisaw, Chino, Shaw, Shima, Hines, Minas, Chin, Vinal, Dinan

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Shinaw Family Origin

Where is the Shinaw family from?

Shinaw Family Occupations

What did your Shinaw ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shinaw occupation in the USA was Coal Miner. 100% of Shinaw's were Coal Miners.

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  • Coal Miner


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

Shinaw Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 15 census records available for the last name Shinaw. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shinaw 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 Shinaw

Passenger List

There are 1 immigration records available for the last name Shinaw. 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 military records available for the last name Shinaw. For the veterans among your Shinaw ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shinaw Life Expectancy

What is the average Shinaw lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shinaw 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 Shinaw

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