Shult Family History

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Shult Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of North German and Dutch Schulte.

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


Similar surnames: Schult, Shutt, Shultz, Shull, Shults, Shilt, Sholty, Shelp, Schulte

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Shult Family Origin

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Shult Family Occupations

What did your Shult ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shult. A less common occupation for the Shult family was Blacksmith. The most common Shult occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Shult's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    5%

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

Shult Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Shult. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shult 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 Shult

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Shult. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Shult. For the veterans among your Shult ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shult Life Expectancy

What is the average Shult lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Shult life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Shult in 1964 was 37, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shult

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shult 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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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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