Siffken Family History

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Siffken 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: Siefken, Giffen, Offen, Picken, Riffel, Geffen, Ricken, Biffle

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Siffken Family Origin

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Siffken Family Occupations

What did your Siffken ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Siffken occupation in Canada was Coal Merchant. 100% of Siffken's were Coal Merchants.

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  • Coal Merchant


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

Siffken Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 188 census records available for the last name Siffken. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Siffken 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 19 immigration records available for the last name Siffken. 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 5 military records available for the last name Siffken. For the veterans among your Siffken ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Siffken Life Expectancy

What is the average Siffken lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Siffken 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 Siffken

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