Shinglem Family History

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Shinglem 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: Shingler, Shingle, Singler, Swingle, Single, Swingler, Swingley

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Shinglem Family Origin

Where is the Shinglem family from?

Shinglem Family Occupations

What did your Shinglem ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shinglem occupation in the USA was Cotton Buyer. 100% of Shinglem's were Cotton Buyers.

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  • Cotton Buyer


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

Shinglem Historical Records

What Shinglem family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 11 census records available for the last name Shinglem. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shinglem 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 Shinglem. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Shinglem. For the veterans among your Shinglem ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shinglem Life Expectancy

What is the average Shinglem lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shinglem 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 Shinglem

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