Shinfelder Family History

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Shinfelder 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: Ashenfelter, Shingler, Kleinfelder, Schoenfelder, Shinder, Seinfeld

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Shinfelder Family Origin

Where is the Shinfelder family from?

Shinfelder Family Occupations

What did your Shinfelder ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shinfelder occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Shinfelder's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer


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

Shinfelder Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10 census records available for the last name Shinfelder. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shinfelder 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 2 immigration records available for the last name Shinfelder. 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 1 military records available for the last name Shinfelder. For the veterans among your Shinfelder ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shinfelder Life Expectancy

What is the average Shinfelder lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shinfelder 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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