Silance Family History

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Silance 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: Lance, Glance, Silence, Lane, Place, Mirante, Lande, France, Bianco

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Silance Family Origin

Where is the Silance family from?

Silance Family Occupations

What did your Silance ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Silance occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Silance's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Silance family was House Carpenter. Farmer, Engineer and Hatter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Silance.

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  • Farmer

  • Engineer

  • Hatter

  • House Carpenter


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

Silance Historical Records

What Silance family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 730 census records available for the last name Silance. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Silance 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 78 immigration records available for the last name Silance. 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 162 military records available for the last name Silance. For the veterans among your Silance ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Silance Life Expectancy

What is the average Silance lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2003, in the United States, Silance life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Silance in 1964 was 38, and 78 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Silance

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Silance 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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