Shreader Family History

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Shreader 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: Reader, Shrader, Helder, Reder, Creamer, Leader, Rader, Herder, Hader

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Shreader Family Origin

Where is the Shreader family from?

Shreader Family Occupations

What did your Shreader ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Shreader family was Works In Chandelier Factory. The most common Shreader occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Shreader's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shreader.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Miner

  • Works In Chandelier Factory


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

Shreader Historical Records

What Shreader family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 303 census records available for the last name Shreader. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shreader 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 6 immigration records available for the last name Shreader. 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 Shreader. For the veterans among your Shreader ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shreader Life Expectancy

What is the average Shreader lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shreader 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shreader

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