Shumake Family History

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Shumake Name Meaning

Altered form of German Schumach, a variant of Schumacher.

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

Similar surnames: Shoemake, Shumaker, Shewmake, Smoke, Shugart, Shrake, Shomaker

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Shumake Family Origin

Where is the Shumake family from?

Shumake Family Occupations

What did your Shumake ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Farming


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

Shumake Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Shumake. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shumake 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 114 immigration records available for the last name Shumake. 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 Shumake. For the veterans among your Shumake ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shumake Life Expectancy

What is the average Shumake lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Shumake life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Shumake in 1944 was 55, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shumake

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shumake 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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