Shipka Family History

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Shipka 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: Lipka, Chupka, Hipke, Ripka, Hupka, Hick, Shima, Lipa, Hipp, Slivka

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Shipka Family Origin

Where is the Shipka family from?

Shipka Family Occupations

What did your Shipka ancestors do for a living?

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

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Shipka Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 762 census records available for the last name Shipka. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shipka 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 92 immigration records available for the last name Shipka. 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 102 military records available for the last name Shipka. For the veterans among your Shipka ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shipka Life Expectancy

What is the average Shipka lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2003, in the United States, Shipka life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Shipka in 1956 was 34, and 84 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shipka 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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