Shippain Family History

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Shippain 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: Shippen, Shipman, Pippin, Chipman, Tippin, Phippen, Hippen, Chaplain

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Shippain Family Origin

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Shippain Family Occupations

What did your Shippain ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shippain occupation in the USA was Machinst Steel Work. 100% of Shippain's were Machinst Steel Works.

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  • Machinst Steel Work


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

Shippain Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 22 census records available for the last name Shippain. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shippain 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Shippain. 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 1 military records available for the last name Shippain. For the veterans among your Shippain ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shippain Life Expectancy

What is the average Shippain lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shippain 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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