Sightfoot Family History

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Sightfoot 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: Lightfoot, Sigafoos, Lightbody, Stroot, Sightler, Dighton, Stoop

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Sightfoot Family Origin

Where is the Sightfoot family from?

Sightfoot Family Occupations

What did your Sightfoot ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Domestic was the top reported job for people in the UK named Sightfoot.

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Domestic

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

Sightfoot Historical Records

What Sightfoot family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 156 census records available for the last name Sightfoot. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sightfoot 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 10 immigration records available for the last name Sightfoot. 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 8 military records available for the last name Sightfoot. For the veterans among your Sightfoot ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sightfoot Life Expectancy

What is the average Sightfoot lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sightfoot 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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