Shemanski Family History

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Shemanski Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic) Shimanski, from the personal name Shiman (see Shimon). Compare Polish Szymanski.

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


Similar surnames: Stepanski, Furmanski, Lewinski, Stefanski, Szymanski, Symanski

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Shemanski Family Origin

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Shemanski Family Occupations

What did your Shemanski ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Shemanski. 23% of Shemanski men worked as a Laborer and 20% of Shemanski women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Shemanski were New Worker and Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    23%
  • Miner
    21%
  • Farmer
    14%
  • New Worker
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    20%
  • Seamstress
    20%
  • Clerk
    20%
  • Maid
    20%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Shemanski Historical Records

What Shemanski family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Shemanski. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shemanski 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 151 immigration records available for the last name Shemanski. 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 354 military records available for the last name Shemanski. For the veterans among your Shemanski ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shemanski Life Expectancy

What is the average Shemanski lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Shemanski life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Shemanski in 1950 was 61, and 81 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shemanski 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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