Shinglton Family History

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Shinglton 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: Shingleton, Hingston, Singleton, Hilton, Hinton, Chilton, Kingston

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Shinglton Family Origin

Where is the Shinglton family from?

Shinglton Family Occupations

What did your Shinglton ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farm Laborer and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Shinglton. The most common Shinglton occupation in the USA was Farm Laborer. 50% of Shinglton's were Farm Laborers.

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  • Farm Laborer

  • Farmer


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

Shinglton Historical Records

What Shinglton family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 60 census records available for the last name Shinglton. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shinglton 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 Shinglton

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Shinglton. 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 Shinglton. For the veterans among your Shinglton ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shinglton Life Expectancy

What is the average Shinglton lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shinglton 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 Shinglton

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