Sisters Family History

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Sisters 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: Lister, Masters, Kister, Rister, Fister, Nieters, Esters, Mister

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Sisters Family Origin

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Sisters Family Occupations

What did your Sisters ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Sisters. The most common Sisters occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Sisters's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    50%

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

Sisters Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 665 census records available for the last name Sisters. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sisters 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 368 immigration records available for the last name Sisters. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Sisters. For the veterans among your Sisters ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sisters Life Expectancy

What is the average Sisters lifespan?

Between 1971 and 1986, in the United States, Sisters life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Sisters in 1971 was 78, and 96 in 1986.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sisters

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sisters 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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