Shadbolt Family History

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Shadbolt Name Meaning

English: of uncertain origin. Possibly topographic, from Old English scead ‘boundary’ + boþl ‘building’, ‘dwelling house’, ‘hall’.

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

Similar surnames: Shadwell, Shadow, Harold, Shadburn, Harbour, Haddon, Halbert

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Shadbolt Family Origin

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Shadbolt Family Occupations

What did your Shadbolt ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Carpenter and Farm Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shadbolt. A less common occupation for the Shadbolt family was Labourer. The most common Shadbolt occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 4% of Shadbolt's were Agricultural Labourers.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Carpenter

  • Farm Labourer

  • Labourer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Shadbolt ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Shadbolt Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 24,000 census records available for the last name Shadbolt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shadbolt 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Shadbolt. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, 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 Shadbolt. For the veterans among your Shadbolt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shadbolt Life Expectancy

What is the average Shadbolt lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Shadbolt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Shadbolt in 1965 was 83, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shadbolt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shadbolt 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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