Silin Family History

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Silin 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: Selin, Salin, Solin, Siglin, Stein, Simon, Sabin, Melin, Spain, Lin

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Silin Family Origin

Where is the Silin family from?

Silin Family Occupations

What did your Silin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Silin occupation in the USA was Farm Labor. 100% of Silin's were Farm Labors.

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  • Farm Labor


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

Silin Historical Records

What Silin family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 443 census records available for the last name Silin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Silin 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 406 immigration records available for the last name Silin. 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 112 military records available for the last name Silin. For the veterans among your Silin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Silin Life Expectancy

What is the average Silin lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Silin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Silin in 1966 was 77, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Silin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Silin 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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