Silbury Family History

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Silbury 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: Tilbury, Milbury, Kilbury, Sidbury, Silberg, Kilburn, Silber, Sudbury

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Silbury Family Origin

Where is the Silbury family from?

Silbury Family Occupations

What did your Silbury ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Butcher and Labourer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Silbury. The most common Silbury occupation in the UK was Butcher. 50% of Silbury's were Butchers.

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  • Butcher

  • Labourer


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

Silbury Historical Records

What Silbury family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 100 census records available for the last name Silbury. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Silbury census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Silbury

Passenger List

There are 24 immigration records available for the last name Silbury. 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 9 military records available for the last name Silbury. For the veterans among your Silbury ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Silbury Life Expectancy

What is the average Silbury lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Silbury 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 Silbury

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