Shuck Family History

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Shuck Name Meaning

English (Worcestershire): of uncertain origin; perhaps a nickname from Middle English schucke ‘devil’, ‘fiend’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Schuck. Americanized spelling of German Schuck.

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

Similar surnames: Shock, Schuck, Huck, Shick, Stock, Shack, Hock, Smuck, Hack, Fluck

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Shuck Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Shuck name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Shuck. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Norway


  • Sweden


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Shuck Family Origin

Where is the Shuck family from?

Shuck Family Occupations

What did your Shuck ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shuck. A less common occupation for the Shuck family was Keeping House. The most common Shuck occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Shuck's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House


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

Shuck Historical Records

What Shuck family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 21,000 census records available for the last name Shuck. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shuck 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 956 immigration records available for the last name Shuck. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Shuck. For the veterans among your Shuck ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shuck Life Expectancy

What is the average Shuck lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Shuck life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Shuck in 1952 was 56, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shuck

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shuck 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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