Sightainger Family History

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Sightainger 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: Kightlinger, Stanger, Gettinger, Schlinger, Stringer, Gittinger

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Sightainger Family Origin

Where is the Sightainger family from?

Sightainger Family Occupations

What did your Sightainger ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Draftsman and Telephone Op were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Sightainger.

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Draftsman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Telephone Op

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

Sightainger Historical Records

What Sightainger family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4 census records available for the last name Sightainger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sightainger 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 Sightainger. 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 Sightainger. For the veterans among your Sightainger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sightainger Life Expectancy

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sightainger 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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