Shade Family History

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Shade Name Meaning

topographic name for someone who lived near a boundary, from Old English scead ‘boundary’. nickname for a very thin man, from Middle English schade ‘shadow’, ‘wraith’. Americanized spelling of German and Dutch Schade.

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


Similar surnames: Shad, Slade, Schade, Sale, Shada, Dade, Hase, Shadle, Sade, Shane

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Shade Family Origin

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Shade Family Occupations

What did your Shade ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Shade family was Annuitant. The most common Shade occupation in the UK was Farmer. 6% of Shade's were Farmers. Farmer, Baker and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shade.

View Census data for Shade | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    6%
  • Baker

    4%
  • Cabinet Maker

    4%
  • Annuitant

    2%

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

Shade Historical Records

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Census Record

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

Search 1891 UK census records for Shade

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Shade. 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 Shade. For the veterans among your Shade ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shade Life Expectancy

What is the average Shade lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Shade life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Shade in 1942 was 40, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shade

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shade 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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