Shnavely Family History

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Shnavely 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: Snavely, Gravely, Havel, Shively, Snively, Haverly, Havey, Stavely

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Shnavely Family Origin

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Shnavely Family Occupations

What did your Shnavely ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer


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

Shnavely Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Shnavely Life Expectancy

What is the average Shnavely lifespan?

Average Shnavely life expectancy in 1983 was 86 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 72.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shnavely

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shnavely 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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