Shipkowitz Family History

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Shipkowitz 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: Lipkowitz, Smilowitz, Horowitz, Rakowitz, Berkowitz, Leibowitz

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Shipkowitz Family Origin

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Shipkowitz Family Occupations

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

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Shipkowitz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 28 census records available for the last name Shipkowitz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shipkowitz 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 7 immigration records available for the last name Shipkowitz. 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 8 military records available for the last name Shipkowitz. For the veterans among your Shipkowitz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shipkowitz Life Expectancy

What is the average Shipkowitz lifespan?

Between 1969 and 2000, in the United States, Shipkowitz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Shipkowitz in 1969 was 82, and 75 in 2000.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shipkowitz 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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