Silborn Family History

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Silborn 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: Kilborn, Hilborn, Wilborn, Silberg, Kilburn, Alborn, Ahlborn, Silber

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Silborn Family Origin

Where is the Silborn family from?

Silborn Family Occupations

What did your Silborn ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Silborn occupation in the UK was Picture Frame Maker. 50% of Silborn's were Picture Frame Makers. Picture Frame Maker and Sailing Master were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Silborn.

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  • Picture Frame Maker

  • Sailing Master


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

Silborn Historical Records

What Silborn family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 134 census records available for the last name Silborn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Silborn 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 Silborn. 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 4 military records available for the last name Silborn. For the veterans among your Silborn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Silborn Life Expectancy

What is the average Silborn lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Silborn 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 Silborn

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