Shinawlt Family History

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Shinawlt 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: Chinault, Shinault, Chenault, Henault, Hanawalt, Shinall, Thibault

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Shinawlt Family Origin

Where is the Shinawlt family from?

Shinawlt Family Occupations

What did your Shinawlt ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shinawlt occupation in the USA was Lighthouse Keeper. 100% of Shinawlt's were Lighthouse Keepers.

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  • Lighthouse Keeper


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

Shinawlt Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2 census records available for the last name Shinawlt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shinawlt 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 Shinawlt

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Shinawlt. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Shinawlt. For the veterans among your Shinawlt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shinawlt Life Expectancy

What is the average Shinawlt lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shinawlt 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 Shinawlt

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