Siston Family History

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Siston 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: Liston, Sinton, Sison, Sisto, Sisson, Sitton, Simon, Hilton, Easton

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Siston Family Origin

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Siston Family Occupations

What did your Siston ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Siston. 14% of Siston men worked as a Salesman and 13% of Siston women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Siston were Laborer and Attendant

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
  • Clerk
  • Farmer
  • Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
  • Housewife
  • Janitress
  • Attendant

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

Siston Historical Records

What Siston family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 863 census records available for the last name Siston. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Siston 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 68 immigration records available for the last name Siston. 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 31 military records available for the last name Siston. For the veterans among your Siston ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Siston Life Expectancy

What is the average Siston lifespan?

Between 1991 and 2002, in the United States, Siston life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Siston in 1991 was 51, and 84 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Siston

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Siston 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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