Shuart Family History

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Shuart Name Meaning

Apparently an English habitational name from a place so called in Kent. Possibly an altered spelling of French Chuart, from choe, choue ‘jackdaw’ + the pejorative suffix -ard.

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

Similar surnames: Hart, Shark, Start, Shutt, Hoar, Smart, Hurt, Shugar, Shumard, Quarto

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Shuart Family Origin

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Shuart Family Occupations

What did your Shuart ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shuart occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Shuart's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Shuart family was Keeping House. Farmer, Butcher and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shuart.

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  • Farmer

  • Butcher

  • Carpenter

  • Keeping House


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

Shuart Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Shuart. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shuart 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 446 immigration records available for the last name Shuart. 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 817 military records available for the last name Shuart. For the veterans among your Shuart ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shuart Life Expectancy

What is the average Shuart lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Shuart life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Shuart in 1954 was 59, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shuart

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shuart 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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