Shipboy Family History

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Shipboy 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: Shippey, Shipley, Shipton, Shippy, Gilboy, Chipley, Shippen, Whitby

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Shipboy Family Origin

Where is the Shipboy family from?

Shipboy Family Occupations

What did your Shipboy ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Sailor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Shipboy. The most common Shipboy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Shipboy's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Sailor


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

Shipboy Historical Records

What Shipboy family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 51 census records available for the last name Shipboy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shipboy 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 11 immigration records available for the last name Shipboy. 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 7 military records available for the last name Shipboy. For the veterans among your Shipboy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shipboy Life Expectancy

What is the average Shipboy lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shipboy 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 Shipboy

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