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St. James Family Origin

Where is the St. James family from?

St. James Family Occupations

What did your St. James ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Shoe Maker, Baker and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by St. James. A less common occupation for the St. James family was Clergyman. The most common St. James occupation in the USA was Shoe Maker. 12% of St. James's were Shoe Makers.

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  • Shoe Maker

    12%
  • Baker

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Clergyman

    6%

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

St. James Historical Records

What St. James family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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St. James Life Expectancy

What is the average St. James lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your St. James 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for St. James

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