Shingleton Family History

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Shingleton Name Meaning

English: probably a late medieval variant of Singleton.

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

Similar surnames: Singleton, Pingleton, Skilton, Arington, Kingston, Singler

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Shingleton Family Origin

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Shingleton Family Occupations

What did your Shingleton ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shingleton. The most common Shingleton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Shingleton's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Shingleton family was House Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer

  • House Carpenter


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

Shingleton Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Shingleton. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shingleton 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 374 immigration records available for the last name Shingleton. 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 Shingleton. For the veterans among your Shingleton ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shingleton Life Expectancy

What is the average Shingleton lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Shingleton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Shingleton in 1957 was 57, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shingleton

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shingleton 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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