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: Sifford, Gifford, Saffer, Safford, Siefert, Siefer, Soffer, Shiffer

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Sifferd Family Origin

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Sifferd Family Occupations

What did your Sifferd ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Accountant and Houese Mother were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Sifferd. 13% of Sifferd men worked as an Accountant and 25% of Sifferd women worked as a Houese Mother. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sifferd were Farmer and Tailoress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Accountant
    13%
  • Architectural Draftsman
    13%
  • Elec Ednermantin Teacher
    13%
  • Farmer
    13%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Houese Mother
    25%
  • Housewife
    25%
  • Laundress
    25%
  • Tailoress
    25%

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

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.

Search 1891 UK census records for Sifferd

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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