Shipma Family History

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Shipma 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: Shima, Shipman, Hibma, Chipman, Lipka, Shim, Lipa, Hipp, Chupka, Zima

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Shipma Family Origin

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Shipma Family Occupations

What did your Shipma ancestors do for a living?

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

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Shipma Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 297 census records available for the last name Shipma. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shipma 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 8 immigration records available for the last name Shipma. 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 30 military records available for the last name Shipma. For the veterans among your Shipma ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shipma Life Expectancy

What is the average Shipma lifespan?

Between 1967 and 2000, in the United States, Shipma life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Shipma in 1967 was 77, and 77 in 2000.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shipma 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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