Shindan Family History

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Shindan 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: Hinman, Hindin, Hinden, Hindman, Hinton, Kinman, Linden, Dinan

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Shindan Family Origin

Where is the Shindan family from?

Shindan Family Occupations

What did your Shindan ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Shindan family was House Carpenter. The most common Shindan occupation in the USA was Laborer. 25% of Shindan's were Laborers. Laborer, Carpenter and Domestic Servant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shindan.

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  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Domestic Servant

  • House Carpenter


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

Shindan Historical Records

What Shindan family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 837 census records available for the last name Shindan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shindan 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 Shindan

Passenger List

There are 170 immigration records available for the last name Shindan. 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 55 military records available for the last name Shindan. For the veterans among your Shindan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shindan Life Expectancy

What is the average Shindan lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shindan 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 Shindan

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