Shindlebower Family History

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Shindlebower 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: Shindledecker, Stillabower, Philhower, Hinderer, Shindler, Wildeboer

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Shindlebower Family Origin

Where is the Shindlebower family from?

Shindlebower Family Occupations

What did your Shindlebower ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shindlebower occupation in the USA was Coal Miner. 33% of Shindlebower's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner and Confectioner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Shindlebower. A less common occupation for the Shindlebower family was Retail Grocer.

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  • Coal Miner

  • Confectioner

  • Retail Grocer


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

Shindlebower Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 174 census records available for the last name Shindlebower. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shindlebower 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 Shindlebower

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Shindlebower. 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 32 military records available for the last name Shindlebower. For the veterans among your Shindlebower ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shindlebower Life Expectancy

What is the average Shindlebower lifespan?

Between 1962 and 1997, in the United States, Shindlebower life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Shindlebower in 1962 was 66, and 89 in 1997.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shindlebower

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shindlebower 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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