Shiples Family History

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Shiples 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, Whiles, Shipes, Chiles, Shipler, Hiles, Hipes

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Shiples Family Origin

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Shiples Family Occupations

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Shiples Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 47 census records available for the last name Shiples. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shiples 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 5 immigration records available for the last name Shiples. 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 4 military records available for the last name Shiples. For the veterans among your Shiples ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shiples Life Expectancy

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