Shinay Family History

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Shinay 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, Hiney, Hiday, Sinay, Henry, Hay, Chino, Shima, Hines, Minas

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Shinay Family Origin

Where is the Shinay family from?

Shinay Family Occupations

What did your Shinay ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Shinay occupation in Canada was Son. 67% of Shinay's were Sons. Son and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Shinay.

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  • Son

  • Farmer


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

Shinay Historical Records

What Shinay family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 58 census records available for the last name Shinay. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shinay 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 9 immigration records available for the last name Shinay. 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 Shinay. For the veterans among your Shinay ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shinay Life Expectancy

What is the average Shinay lifespan?

Between 1969 and 2001, in the United States, Shinay life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Shinay in 1969 was 78, and 92 in 2001.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shinay

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shinay 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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