Shinneman Family History

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Shinneman Name Meaning

Possibly an Americanized spelling of German Schienemann, a variant of Schönemann (see Schoenemann).

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

Similar surnames: Kinneman, Sheneman, Schoeneman, Shanaman, Stineman, Hyneman, Linneman

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Shinneman Family Origin

Where is the Shinneman family from?

Shinneman Family Occupations

What did your Shinneman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shinneman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Shinneman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Shinneman family was Miner. Farmer, Day Laborer and Mill Worker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shinneman.

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  • Farmer

  • Day Laborer

  • Mill Worker

  • Miner


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

Shinneman Historical Records

What Shinneman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 919 census records available for the last name Shinneman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shinneman 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 17 immigration records available for the last name Shinneman. 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 244 military records available for the last name Shinneman. For the veterans among your Shinneman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shinneman Life Expectancy

What is the average Shinneman lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Shinneman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Shinneman in 1961 was 50, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shinneman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shinneman 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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