Shipeley Family History

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Shipeley 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: Chipley, Shipley, Hipsley, Whiteley, Shiveley, Whipple, Wheeley

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Shipeley Family Origin

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Shipeley Family Occupations

What did your Shipeley ancestors do for a living?

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

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Shipeley Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 31 census records available for the last name Shipeley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shipeley 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 2 immigration records available for the last name Shipeley. 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 Shipeley. For the veterans among your Shipeley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shipeley Life Expectancy

What is the average Shipeley lifespan?

Average Shipeley life expectancy in 2002 was 82 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 74.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shipeley 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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