Shipers Family History

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Shipers 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: Chivers, Thiers, Hiers, Shiers, Shivers, Shipes, Kuipers, Hipes

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Shipers Family Origin

Where is the Shipers family from?

Shipers Family Occupations

What did your Shipers ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer


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

Shipers Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 363 census records available for the last name Shipers. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shipers 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 8 immigration records available for the last name Shipers. 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 51 military records available for the last name Shipers. For the veterans among your Shipers ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shipers Life Expectancy

What is the average Shipers lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Shipers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Shipers in 1966 was 83, and 49 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shipers

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shipers 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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