Silware Family History

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Silware 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.

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Silware Family Origin

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Silware Family Occupations

What did your Silware ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Cutter and Bookkeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Silware. 50% of Silware men worked as a Cutter and 50% of Silware women worked as a Bookkeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Silware were New Worker and Photographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Cutter
  • New Worker

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Bookkeeper
  • Photographer

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Silware Historical Records

What Silware family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 13 census records available for the last name Silware. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Silware 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Silware. 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 7 military records available for the last name Silware. For the veterans among your Silware ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Silware Life Expectancy

What is the average Silware lifespan?

Between 1999 and 2004, in the United States, Silware life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Silware in 1999 was 89, and 91 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Silware

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Silware 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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