Shipkus Family History

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Shipkus 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: Shimkus, Mikus, Minkus, Wirkus, Whipkey, Hicks, Rimkus, Vitkus

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Shipkus Family Origin

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Shipkus Family Occupations

What did your Shipkus ancestors do for a living?

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

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Shipkus Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8 census records available for the last name Shipkus. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shipkus 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 Shipkus. 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 2 military records available for the last name Shipkus. For the veterans among your Shipkus ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shipkus Life Expectancy

What is the average Shipkus lifespan?

Between 1987 and 2001, in the United States, Shipkus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Shipkus in 1987 was 80, and 83 in 2001.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shipkus 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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