Shiple Family History

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Shiple 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: Chipley, Hille, Whipple, Hippe, Shipley, Hipple, Hipke, Shipe, Heiple

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Shiple Family Origin

Where is the Shiple family from?

Shiple Family Occupations

What did your Shiple ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Shiple occupation in the UK was Rural Postman (C S M). 100% of Shiple's were Rural Postman (C S M)s.

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  • Rural Postman (C S M)


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

Shiple Historical Records

What Shiple family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 635 census records available for the last name Shiple. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shiple 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 24 immigration records available for the last name Shiple. 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 83 military records available for the last name Shiple. For the veterans among your Shiple ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shiple Life Expectancy

What is the average Shiple lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2002, in the United States, Shiple life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Shiple in 1965 was 76, and 80 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shiple

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shiple 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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