Siffer Family History

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Siffer Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Kiefer, Kipfer, Duffer, Huffer, Riffel, Offer, Eifler, Coffer, Jaffer

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Siffer Family Origin

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Siffer Family Occupations

What did your Siffer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Carpenter and Works On Farm were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Siffer. The most common Siffer occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 50% of Siffer's were Carpenters.

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  • Carpenter

  • Works On Farm


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

Siffer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 265 census records available for the last name Siffer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Siffer 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 83 immigration records available for the last name Siffer. 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 43 military records available for the last name Siffer. For the veterans among your Siffer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Siffer Life Expectancy

What is the average Siffer lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2003, in the United States, Siffer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Siffer in 1966 was 82, and 75 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Siffer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Siffer 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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