Silaus Family History

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Silaus 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: Vilas, Claus, Milas, Silas, Bilas, Wilgus, Glaus, Filas, Kilgus

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Silaus Family Origin

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Silaus Family Occupations

What did your Silaus ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Silaus occupation in the USA was Cook. 100% of Silaus's were Cooks.

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  • Cook

    100%

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

Silaus Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 33 census records available for the last name Silaus. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Silaus 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 10 immigration records available for the last name Silaus. 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 military records available for the last name Silaus. For the veterans among your Silaus ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Silaus Life Expectancy

What is the average Silaus lifespan?

Average Silaus life expectancy in 1979 was 76 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 70.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Silaus

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Silaus 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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