Shingfield Family History

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Shingfield 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: Stringfield, Springfield, Sinkfield, Shenefield, Wingfield

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Shingfield Family Origin

Where is the Shingfield family from?

Shingfield Family Occupations

What did your Shingfield ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shingfield occupation in the USA was Dairyman. 50% of Shingfield's were Dairymans. Dairyman and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Shingfield.

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  • Dairyman

  • Laborer


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

Shingfield Historical Records

What Shingfield family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Shingfield. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shingfield 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 Shingfield

Passenger List

There are 32 immigration records available for the last name Shingfield. 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 139 military records available for the last name Shingfield. For the veterans among your Shingfield ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shingfield Life Expectancy

What is the average Shingfield lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shingfield 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shingfield

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