Siljan Family History

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Siljan 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: Silman, Selman, Millan, Salman, Sultan, Milan, Milian, Selan, Silas

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Siljan Family Origin

Where is the Siljan family from?

Siljan Family Occupations

What did your Siljan ancestors do for a living?

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

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Siljan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 98 census records available for the last name Siljan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Siljan 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 131 immigration records available for the last name Siljan. 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 24 military records available for the last name Siljan. For the veterans among your Siljan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Siljan Life Expectancy

What is the average Siljan lifespan?

Between 1969 and 2003, in the United States, Siljan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Siljan in 1969 was 76, and 86 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Siljan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Siljan 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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