Silagyi Family History

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Silagyi 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: Szilagyi, Sinai, Slay, Solanki, Silas, Slaski, Slaght, Pileggi

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Silagyi Family Origin

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Silagyi Family Occupations

What did your Silagyi ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and New Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Silagyi. 19% of Silagyi men worked as a Laborer and 16% of Silagyi women worked as a New Worker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Silagyi were Butcher and Cigar Maker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    19%
  • Machinist
    10%
  • Clerk
    7%
  • Butcher
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • New Worker
    16%
  • Waitress
    16%
  • Cigar Inspector
    8%
  • Cigar Maker
    8%

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

Silagyi Historical Records

What Silagyi family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 264 census records available for the last name Silagyi. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Silagyi 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 Silagyi

Passenger List

There are 113 immigration records available for the last name Silagyi. 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 129 military records available for the last name Silagyi. For the veterans among your Silagyi ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Silagyi Life Expectancy

What is the average Silagyi lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Silagyi life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Silagyi in 1963 was 73, and 56 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Silagyi

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Silagyi 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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