Shifflette Family History

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Shifflette Name Meaning

North American spelling of French Chifflet (see Shifflett). The spelling -ette is not a feminine form, but a spelling prompted by the continuing pronunciation of final -t in Canadian French surnames after it had become silent in ordinary French vocabulary words.

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


Similar surnames: Sublette, Shifflett, Nicolette, Shiflett, Boulette, Pichette

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Shifflette Family Origin

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Shifflette Family Occupations

What did your Shifflette ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shifflette occupation in the USA was Tailor. 100% of Shifflette's were Tailors.

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  • Tailor

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Shifflette Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Shifflette. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shifflette 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Shifflette. 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 Shifflette. For the veterans among your Shifflette ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shifflette Life Expectancy

What is the average Shifflette lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Shifflette life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Shifflette in 1966 was 88, and 93 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shifflette

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shifflette 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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