Shipelis Family History

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Shipelis 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: Shields, Hillis, Phillis, Shiels, Wheelis, Shipes, Whiteis, Hipes

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Shipelis Family Origin

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Shipelis Family Occupations

What did your Shipelis ancestors do for a living?

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

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Shipelis Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7 census records available for the last name Shipelis. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shipelis 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 33 immigration records available for the last name Shipelis. 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 2 military records available for the last name Shipelis. For the veterans among your Shipelis ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shipelis Life Expectancy

What is the average Shipelis lifespan?

Average Shipelis life expectancy in 1968 was 67 years. This was lower than the general public life expectancy which was 71.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shipelis 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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