Shambaugh Family History

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Shambaugh Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Schambach.

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


Similar surnames: Sharbaugh, Stambaugh, Harbaugh, Shambach, Stumbaugh, Slaubaugh

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Shambaugh Family Origin

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Shambaugh Family Occupations

What did your Shambaugh ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Shambaugh. 14% of Shambaugh men worked as a Farmer and 13% of Shambaugh women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Shambaugh were Farming and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    14%
  • Laborer
    11%
  • Salesman
    7%
  • Farming
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    13%
  • Housekeeper
    6%
  • Nurse
    6%
  • Stenographer
    6%

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

Shambaugh Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Shambaugh. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shambaugh 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 257 immigration records available for the last name Shambaugh. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, 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 Shambaugh. For the veterans among your Shambaugh ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shambaugh Life Expectancy

What is the average Shambaugh lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Shambaugh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1958. The average life expectancy for Shambaugh in 1954 was 63, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shambaugh

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shambaugh 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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