Shinel Family History

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Shinel 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: Shine, Shimel, Shiel, Shiner, Shindel, Hines, Shield, Sindel, Hine

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Shinel Family Origin

Where is the Shinel family from?

Shinel Family Occupations

What did your Shinel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shinel occupation in the USA was Teamster. 100% of Shinel's were Teamsters.

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  • Teamster


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

Shinel Historical Records

What Shinel family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 79 census records available for the last name Shinel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shinel 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 6 immigration records available for the last name Shinel. 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 20 military records available for the last name Shinel. For the veterans among your Shinel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shinel Life Expectancy

What is the average Shinel lifespan?

Average Shinel life expectancy in 1968 was 71 years. This was lower than the general public life expectancy which was 71.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shinel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shinel 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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