Sifferd Family History

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Sifferd 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: Gifford, Sifford, Eiffert, Mefferd, Kiefer, Winford, Milford, Kipfer

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Sifferd Family Origin

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Sifferd Family Occupations

What did your Sifferd ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Keeping House and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Sifferd. The most common Sifferd occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 50% of Sifferd's were Keeping Houses. A less common occupation for the Sifferd family was Laborer.

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  • Keeping House

    50%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%

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

Sifferd Historical Records

What Sifferd family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 251 census records available for the last name Sifferd. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sifferd 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 16 immigration records available for the last name Sifferd. 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 40 military records available for the last name Sifferd. For the veterans among your Sifferd ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sifferd Life Expectancy

What is the average Sifferd lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Sifferd life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Sifferd in 1963 was 87, and 96 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sifferd

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sifferd 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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