Shipel Family History

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Shipel 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: Thiel, Chapel, Shimel, Seipel, Shiel, Shipe, Hisel, Himel, Shipes

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Shipel Family Origin

Where is the Shipel family from?

Shipel Family Occupations

What did your Shipel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shipel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Shipel's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer


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

Shipel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 79 census records available for the last name Shipel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shipel 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 4 immigration records available for the last name Shipel. 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 military records available for the last name Shipel. For the veterans among your Shipel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shipel Life Expectancy

What is the average Shipel lifespan?

Between 1968 and 1988, in the United States, Shipel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Shipel in 1968 was 80, and 92 in 1988.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shipel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shipel 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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