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Shular Family History

Shular Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Sholar or (under Slavic influence) of Jewish Shuler.

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


Similar surnames: Shuler, Sclar, Shugar, Shultz, Shuman, Shults, Sholar, Shuter, Sheler

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Where is the Shular family from?

You can see how Shular families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Shular family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Shular families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 48 Shular families living in Ontario. This was about 70% of all the recorded Shular's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Shular families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Shular surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Shular ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Shular. 55% of Shular men worked as a Farmer.

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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

  • Farmer
    55%
  • Laborer
    46%
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What Shular family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Shular. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shular 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 380 immigration records available for the last name Shular. 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 513 military records available for the last name Shular. For the veterans among your Shular ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Shular lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Shular life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Shular in 1964 was 55, and 71 in 2004.

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