Shiplee Family History

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Shiplee 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, Shipley, Shipler, Shippee, Shippen, Hillen, Hille, Hiller

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Shiplee Family Origin

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Shiplee Family Occupations

What did your Shiplee ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Furniture Dealer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Shiplee. The most common Shiplee occupation in the USA was Furniture Dealer. 50% of Shiplee's were Furniture Dealers.

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  • Furniture Dealer

    50%
  • Laborer

    50%

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

Shiplee Historical Records

What Shiplee family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 926 census records available for the last name Shiplee. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shiplee 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 43 immigration records available for the last name Shiplee. 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 136 military records available for the last name Shiplee. For the veterans among your Shiplee ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shiplee Life Expectancy

What is the average Shiplee lifespan?

Between 1971 and 2004, in the United States, Shiplee life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Shiplee in 1971 was 62, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shiplee

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shiplee 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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