Shread Family History

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Shread 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: Read, Head, Shead, Fread, Threat, Rhead, Real, Smead, Grad, Ahmad

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Shread Family Origin

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Shread Family Occupations

What did your Shread ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shread occupation in the USA was Works Sew'G M. Fcty. 100% of Shread's were Works Sew'G M. Fctys.

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  • Works Sew'G M. Fcty


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

Shread Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Shread. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shread 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 139 immigration records available for the last name Shread. 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 141 military records available for the last name Shread. For the veterans among your Shread ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shread Life Expectancy

What is the average Shread lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2002, in the United States, Shread life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Shread in 1963 was 76, and 68 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shread

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shread 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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