Snead Family History

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Snead Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Sneed.

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


Similar surnames: Shead, Stear, Snee, Sea, Rhead, Sweat, Shad, Need, Sneed, Shed

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Snead Family Origin

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Snead Family Occupations

What did your Snead ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Snead. 20% of Snead men worked as a Laborer and 7% of Snead women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Snead were Farming and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    20%
  • Farmer
    19%
  • Salesman
    6%
  • Farming
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
    7%
  • Teacher
    7%
  • Stenographer
    6%
  • Housekeeper
    6%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Snead Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 39,000 census records available for the last name Snead. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Snead 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Snead. 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 13,000 military records available for the last name Snead. For the veterans among your Snead ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Snead Life Expectancy

What is the average Snead lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Snead life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1953. The average life expectancy for Snead in 1941 was 45, and 71 in 2004.

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