Shiperson Family History

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Shiperson 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: Person, Iverson, Reierson, Einerson, Pierson, Herson, Gasperson

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Shiperson Family Origin

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Shiperson Family Occupations

What did your Shiperson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shiperson occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 100% of Shiperson's were Blacksmiths.

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  • Blacksmith


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

Shiperson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 15 census records available for the last name Shiperson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shiperson 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Shiperson. 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 4 military records available for the last name Shiperson. For the veterans among your Shiperson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shiperson Life Expectancy

What is the average Shiperson lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shiperson 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 Shiperson

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