Shrecengost Family History

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Shrecengost 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: Shreckengost, Schrecengost, Schreckengost, Schrecongost, Hengst

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Shrecengost Family Origin

Where is the Shrecengost family from?

Shrecengost Family Occupations

What did your Shrecengost ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shrecengost occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 33% of Shrecengost's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Shrecengost family was Retired Farmer. Carpenter and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Shrecengost.

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  • Carpenter

  • Laborer

  • Retired Farmer


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

Shrecengost Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 219 census records available for the last name Shrecengost. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shrecengost census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Shrecengost

Passenger List

There are 11 immigration records available for the last name Shrecengost. 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 44 military records available for the last name Shrecengost. For the veterans among your Shrecengost ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shrecengost Life Expectancy

What is the average Shrecengost lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Shrecengost life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Shrecengost in 1962 was 29, and 78 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shrecengost

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shrecengost 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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