Silbers Family History

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Silbers 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: Silberg, Silber, Sillers, Siebers, Wilbers, Silvers, Silbert, Gilbert

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Silbers Family Origin

Where is the Silbers family from?

Silbers Family Occupations

What did your Silbers ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Silbers family was Saloon Keeper. Chain Maker and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Silbers. The most common Silbers occupation in the USA was Chain Maker. 33% of Silbers's were Chain Makers.

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  • Chain Maker

  • Farmer

  • Saloon Keeper


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

Silbers Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 175 census records available for the last name Silbers. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Silbers 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 17 immigration records available for the last name Silbers. 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 25 military records available for the last name Silbers. For the veterans among your Silbers ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Silbers Life Expectancy

What is the average Silbers lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Silbers 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Silbers

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