Shong Family History

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Shong Name Meaning

Origin unidentified.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Zhong, Shomo, Sehon, Hang, Xiong, Songy, Shone, Chong, Hong, Shon

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Shong Family Origin

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Shong Family Occupations

What did your Shong ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shong occupation in the USA was Farmer. 73% of Shong's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Shong family was Laborer. Farmer, Carpenter and Farm Labor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shong.

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  • Farmer

    73%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Farm Labor

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%

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

Shong Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Shong. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shong 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 Shong. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Shong. For the veterans among your Shong ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shong Life Expectancy

What is the average Shong lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Shong life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Shong in 1952 was 43, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shong

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shong 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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