Sist Family History

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Sist 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: List, Wist, Kist, Rist, Gist, Nist, Best, Lis, Post, Oest

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Sist Family Origin

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Sist Family Occupations

What did your Sist ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Sist occupation in the UK was Painters Laborer. 100% of Sist's were Painters Laborers.

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  • Painters Laborer


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

Sist Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Sist. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sist 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 231 immigration records available for the last name Sist. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Sist. For the veterans among your Sist ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sist Life Expectancy

What is the average Sist lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2003, in the United States, Sist life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Sist in 1957 was 56, and 59 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sist

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sist 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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