Silier Family History

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Silier 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: Silver, Siller, Silber, Siler, Seller, Lier, Miller, Spiller, Spier

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Silier Family Origin

Where is the Silier family from?

Silier Family Occupations

What did your Silier ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Silier occupation in the USA was Coal Hopper. 50% of Silier's were Coal Hoppers. Coal Hopper and Cooper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Silier.

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  • Coal Hopper

  • Cooper


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

Silier Historical Records

What Silier family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 134 census records available for the last name Silier. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Silier 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 33 immigration records available for the last name Silier. 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 8 military records available for the last name Silier. For the veterans among your Silier ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Silier Life Expectancy

What is the average Silier lifespan?

Average Silier life expectancy in 1980 was 89 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 71.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Silier

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Silier 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.

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