Shih Family History

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Shih Name Meaning

Chinese: see Shi.

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


Similar surnames: Shi, Shy, Shiu, Shieh, Shin, Shim, Shek, Si, Shen, Sheu

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Shih Family Origin

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Shih Family Occupations

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

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Shih Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Shih Life Expectancy

What is the average Shih lifespan?

Between 1971 and 2004, in the United States, Shih life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Shih in 1971 was 79, and 70 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shih 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.

Famous Shih Family

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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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