Shindle Family History

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Shindle Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Schindel.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Shindler, Shinkle, Swindle, Spindle, Shadle, Swingle, Shinall

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Shindle Family Origin

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Shindle Family Occupations

What did your Shindle ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shindle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Shindle's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Shindle family was Brakeman. Farmer, Cigar Maker and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shindle.

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  • Farmer

  • Cigar Maker

  • Laborer

  • Brakeman


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

Shindle Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Shindle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shindle 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 77 immigration records available for the last name Shindle. 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 498 military records available for the last name Shindle. For the veterans among your Shindle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shindle Life Expectancy

What is the average Shindle lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Shindle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Shindle in 1944 was 28, and 56 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shindle

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shindle 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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