Silaj Family History

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Silaj 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: Silas, Sala, Vilar, Vila, Vilas, Pilat, Solar, Salas, Sinai, Silk

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Silaj Family Origin

Where is the Silaj family from?

Silaj Family Occupations

What did your Silaj ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, All Around Man was the top reported job for people in the US named Silaj. 50% of Silaj men worked as an All Around Man

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • All Around Man
  • New Worker

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

Silaj Historical Records

What Silaj family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 15 census records available for the last name Silaj. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Silaj 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 69 immigration records available for the last name Silaj. 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 16 military records available for the last name Silaj. For the veterans among your Silaj ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Silaj Life Expectancy

What is the average Silaj lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2001, in the United States, Silaj life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Silaj in 1965 was 72, and 73 in 2001.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Silaj

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Silaj 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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