Sightes Family History

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Sightes 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: Lighter, Sightler, Righter, Sites, Gates, Richter, Dichter, Light

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Sightes Family Origin

Where is the Sightes family from?

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Sightes Family Occupations

What did your Sightes ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farm Labor was the top reported job for people in the US named Sightes.

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farm Labor

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

Sightes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 27 census records available for the last name Sightes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sightes 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 Sightes. 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 39 military records available for the last name Sightes. For the veterans among your Sightes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sightes Life Expectancy

What is the average Sightes lifespan?

Between 1986 and 1997, in the United States, Sightes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Sightes in 1986 was 59, and 94 in 1997.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sightes

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sightes 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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