Shingledecker Family History

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Shingledecker Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Schindeldecker (see Shindledecker).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Shindledecker, Shiverdecker, Stonehocker, Spingler, Goedecke

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Shingledecker Family Origin

Where is the Shingledecker family from?

Shingledecker Family Occupations

What did your Shingledecker ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Shingledecker family was Works On Farm. The most common Shingledecker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Shingledecker's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shingledecker.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Works On Farm


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

Shingledecker Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Shingledecker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shingledecker 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 72 immigration records available for the last name Shingledecker. 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 642 military records available for the last name Shingledecker. For the veterans among your Shingledecker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shingledecker Life Expectancy

What is the average Shingledecker lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shingledecker 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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