Silaman Family History

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Silaman 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: Sillman, Silman, Sloman, Selman, Salama, Salman, Billman, Sellman

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Silaman Family Origin

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Silaman Family Occupations

What did your Silaman ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Dish Washer was the top reported job for people in the US named Silaman. 50% of Silaman women worked as a Dish Washer

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Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Dish Washer
  • Washer Woman

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

Silaman Historical Records

What Silaman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 123 census records available for the last name Silaman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Silaman 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 12 immigration records available for the last name Silaman. 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 6 military records available for the last name Silaman. For the veterans among your Silaman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Silaman Life Expectancy

What is the average Silaman lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Silaman 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 Silaman

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