Shiplin Family History

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Shiplin 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: Chaplin, Choplin, Hillin, Philip, Chopin, Chipley, Shippen, Helin

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Shiplin Family Origin

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Shiplin Family Occupations

What did your Shiplin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shiplin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Shiplin's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer


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

Shiplin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 80 census records available for the last name Shiplin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shiplin 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 9 immigration records available for the last name Shiplin. 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 17 military records available for the last name Shiplin. For the veterans among your Shiplin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shiplin Life Expectancy

What is the average Shiplin lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shiplin 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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