Shellhorn Family History

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Shellhorn Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Schellhorn.

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


Similar surnames: Schellhorn, Stellhorn, Shellman, Schallhorn, Shelor, Shellhamer

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Shellhorn Family Origin

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Shellhorn Family Occupations

What did your Shellhorn ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shellhorn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Shellhorn's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shellhorn. A less common occupation for the Shellhorn family was Farm Hand.

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Keeping House

    15%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Farm Hand

    4%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Shellhorn Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Shellhorn Life Expectancy

What is the average Shellhorn lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Shellhorn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Shellhorn in 1963 was 77, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shellhorn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shellhorn 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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