Shingland Family History

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Shingland 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: Ringland, Shankland, Stangland, Kingsland, Teigland, England

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Shingland Family Origin

Where is the Shingland family from?

Shingland Family Occupations

What did your Shingland ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shingland occupation in the USA was Glass Blower. 100% of Shingland's were Glass Blowers.

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  • Glass Blower


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

Shingland Historical Records

What Shingland family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 10 census records available for the last name Shingland. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shingland 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Shingland. 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 6 military records available for the last name Shingland. For the veterans among your Shingland ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shingland Life Expectancy

What is the average Shingland lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shingland 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 Shingland

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