Sightlers Family History

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Sightlers 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: Sightler, Lightner, Lighter, Lightle, Richters, Righter, Richter

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Sightlers Family Origin

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Sightlers Family Occupations

What did your Sightlers ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Sightlers occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Sightlers's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer


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

Sightlers Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 13 census records available for the last name Sightlers. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sightlers 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 Sightlers. 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 Sightlers. For the veterans among your Sightlers ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sightlers Life Expectancy

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sightlers 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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