Shambley Family History

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Shambley Name Meaning

Possibly a variant of Shamblin, or Americanized form of French Chamblay, a habitational name from a place so called in the Jura.

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

Similar surnames: Shamblen, Chandley, Shatley, Sharpley, Sherley, Hackley, Chamblee

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Shambley Family Origin

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Shambley Family Occupations

What did your Shambley ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Shambley occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 100% of Shambley's were Coal Miners.

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  • Coal Miner


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Shambley Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Shambley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shambley 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 33 immigration records available for the last name Shambley. 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 336 military records available for the last name Shambley. For the veterans among your Shambley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shambley Life Expectancy

What is the average Shambley lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Shambley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Shambley in 1959 was 59, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shambley

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