Shamblin Family History

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Shamblin Name Meaning

Americanized form of French Chamberlin.

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

Similar surnames: Shamblen, Chamblin, Shambley, Gamblin, Hamblin, Tamblyn, Sablan

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Shamblin Family Origin

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Shamblin Family Occupations

What did your Shamblin ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Shamblin. 18% of Shamblin men worked as a Laborer and 8% of Shamblin women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Shamblin were Labor and New Worker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Carpenter
  • Labor

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
  • Housewife
  • Seamstress
  • New Worker

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

Shamblin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Shamblin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shamblin 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 165 immigration records available for the last name Shamblin. 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 Shamblin. For the veterans among your Shamblin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shamblin Life Expectancy

What is the average Shamblin lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Shamblin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Shamblin in 1940 was 34, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shamblin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shamblin 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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