Silbernagel Family History

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Silbernagel Name Meaning

German: metonymic occupational name for a silversmith, from Middle High German silber ‘silver’ + nagel ‘nail’.

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

Similar surnames: Silber, Spitznagel, Siegel, Siebenaler, Silberman, Sprengel

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Silbernagel Family Origin

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Silbernagel Family Occupations

What did your Silbernagel ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Silbernagel. 25% of Silbernagel men worked as a Farmer and 10% of Silbernagel women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Silbernagel were Clerk and Farm Help

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
  • Waitress
  • Coach Clam Operator
  • Farm Help

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

Silbernagel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Silbernagel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Silbernagel 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 505 immigration records available for the last name Silbernagel. 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 869 military records available for the last name Silbernagel. For the veterans among your Silbernagel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Silbernagel Life Expectancy

What is the average Silbernagel lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Silbernagel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Silbernagel in 1958 was 54, and 91 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Silbernagel

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