Silaey Family History

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Silaey 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: Silvey, Silkey, Sidney, Pilley, Sibley, Cilley, Silver, Willey

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Silaey Family Origin

Where is the Silaey family from?

Silaey Family Occupations

What did your Silaey ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Janitor and Transferer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Silaey. 50% of Silaey men worked as a Janitor

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Janitor
  • Knitter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Transferer

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

Silaey Historical Records

What Silaey family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 14 census records available for the last name Silaey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Silaey census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Silaey

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Silaey. 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 Silaey. For the veterans among your Silaey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Silaey Life Expectancy

What is the average Silaey lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Silaey 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 Silaey

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