Shinfeld Family History

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Shinfeld 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: Seinfeld, Shield, Steinfeld, Weinfeld, Reinfeld, Schonfeld, Shindel

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Shinfeld Family Origin

Where is the Shinfeld family from?

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Shinfeld Family Occupations

What did your Shinfeld ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Shinfeld occupation in the UK was Fruiterer Etc. 100% of Shinfeld's were Fruiterer Etcs.

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  • Fruiterer Etc


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

Shinfeld Historical Records

What Shinfeld family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 31 census records available for the last name Shinfeld. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shinfeld 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 14 immigration records available for the last name Shinfeld. 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 4 military records available for the last name Shinfeld. For the veterans among your Shinfeld ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shinfeld Life Expectancy

What is the average Shinfeld lifespan?

Average Shinfeld life expectancy in 2000 was 78 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 75.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shinfeld

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shinfeld 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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