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Silvester Name Meaning

English and German: variant spelling of Sylvester. This is also found as an Americanized form of the Greek family name Silvestriadis.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Sylvester, Vester, Silverberg, Milberger, Ivester, Lester, Silvestro

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Silvester Family Origin

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Silvester Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    6%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Carpenter

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Silvester family was Carpenter. The most common Silvester occupation in the UK was Farmer. 6% of Silvester's were Farmers. Farmer, Agricultural Labourer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Silvester.

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Silvester Historical Records

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Silvester Life Expectancy

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