Silbaugh Family History

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Silbaugh Name Meaning

Altered form of German Silbach, habitational name from Silbach in the Sauerland, from a dialect word sil, sel, sal ‘moist dirt’ + Middle High German bach ‘creek’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Sirbaugh, Surbaugh, Sharbaugh, Tombaugh, Kelbaugh, Shinpaugh

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Silbaugh Family Origin

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Silbaugh Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Farming

    11%
  • Caolminer

    5%
  • Deputy Sheriff

    5%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Silbaugh family was Deputy Sheriff. The most common Silbaugh occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Silbaugh's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Caolminer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Silbaugh.

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Silbaugh Historical Records

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Silbaugh Life Expectancy

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