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Sillars Family Origin

Where is the Sillars family from?

Sillars Family Occupations

What did your Sillars ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Sillars family was Boat & Shoemaker. The most common Sillars occupation in the UK was Farmer. 18% of Sillars's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Blacksmith (Master Employing 2 Men & 1 Boy) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sillars.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Blacksmith (Master Employing 2 Men & 1 Boy)

  • Boat & Shoemaker


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

Sillars Historical Records

What Sillars family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Sillars. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sillars 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 Sillars

Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Sillars. 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 689 military records available for the last name Sillars. For the veterans among your Sillars ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sillars Life Expectancy

What is the average Sillars lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Sillars life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Sillars in 1965 was 85, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sillars

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sillars 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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