Shiphard Family History

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Shiphard 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: Whichard, Shephard, Shepherd, Kiphart, Richard, Hillard, Reichard

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Shiphard Family Origin

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Shiphard Family Occupations

What did your Shiphard ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shiphard occupation in the USA was Lawyer. 100% of Shiphard's were Lawyers.

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  • Lawyer


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

Shiphard Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 285 census records available for the last name Shiphard. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shiphard 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 36 immigration records available for the last name Shiphard. 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 27 military records available for the last name Shiphard. For the veterans among your Shiphard ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shiphard Life Expectancy

What is the average Shiphard lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shiphard 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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