Silbach Family History

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Silbach 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: Selbach, Limbach, Halbach, Albach, Kalbach, Silbaugh, Sulzbach

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Silbach Family Origin

Where is the Silbach family from?

Silbach Family Occupations

What did your Silbach ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Silbach occupation in the USA was Night Watchman. 100% of Silbach's were Night Watchmans.

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  • Night Watchman


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

Silbach Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 76 census records available for the last name Silbach. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Silbach 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 31 immigration records available for the last name Silbach. 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 85 military records available for the last name Silbach. For the veterans among your Silbach ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Silbach Life Expectancy

What is the average Silbach lifespan?

Between 1966 and 1994, in the United States, Silbach life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Silbach in 1966 was 79, and 65 in 1994.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Silbach

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Silbach 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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