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Shawe Family History

Shawe Name Meaning

see Shaw .

Source: The Oxford Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland, 2016


Similar surnames: Shaw, Shade, Shane, Shake, Hawe, Shawn, Shave, Shawl, Share, Chae

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Where is the Shawe family from?

You can see how Shawe families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Shawe family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Shawe families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1911 there were 12 Shawe families living in Ontario. This was about 71% of all the recorded Shawe's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Shawe families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Shawe surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Shawe ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Income was the top reported job for people in the Canada named Shawe. 100% of Shawe men worked as an Income. .

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

Top Male Occupations In 1921

  • Income
    100%
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Census Records

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Shawe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shawe census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 587 immigration records available for the last name Shawe. 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 Cards

There are 472 military records available for the last name Shawe. For the veterans among your Shawe ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Shawe lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Shawe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Shawe in 1963 was 84, and 68 in 2003.

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