Shewbridge Family History

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Shewbridge Name Meaning

English (Kent): apparently a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place.

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

Similar surnames: Selfridge, Lethbridge, Delbridge, Strawbridge, Stockbridge, Burbridge

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Shewbridge Family Origin

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Shewbridge Family Occupations

What did your Shewbridge ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Shewbridge. A less common occupation for the Shewbridge family was Blacksmith. The most common Shewbridge occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Shewbridge's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Blacksmith


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Shewbridge Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Shewbridge. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shewbridge 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 153 immigration records available for the last name Shewbridge. 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 355 military records available for the last name Shewbridge. For the veterans among your Shewbridge ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shewbridge Life Expectancy

What is the average Shewbridge lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Shewbridge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Shewbridge in 1956 was 48, and 67 in 2004.

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