Shinck Family History

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Shinck 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: Hinck, Hick, Chick, Minck, Hince, Hink, Einck, Hinch, Thick, Brinck

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Shinck Family Origin

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Shinck Family Occupations

What did your Shinck ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shinck occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Shinck's were Farmers. Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Shinck.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer


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

Shinck Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 323 census records available for the last name Shinck. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shinck 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 13 immigration records available for the last name Shinck. 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 13 military records available for the last name Shinck. For the veterans among your Shinck ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shinck Life Expectancy

What is the average Shinck lifespan?

Between 1972 and 1988, in the United States, Shinck life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Shinck in 1972 was 78, and 89 in 1988.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shinck

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shinck 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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