Sleep Family History

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Sleep Name Meaning

English (mainly Devon): variant of Slape.

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

Similar surnames: Slee, Steer, Lee, Leek, Steel, Steed, Lees, Heep, Sleet, Snee

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Sleep Family Origin

Where is the Sleep family from?

Sleep Family Occupations

What did your Sleep ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Sleep occupation in the UK was Blacksmith. 5% of Sleep's were Blacksmiths. Blacksmith, Agricultural Laborer and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sleep. A less common occupation for the Sleep family was Charwoman.

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  • Blacksmith

  • Agricultural Laborer

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Charwoman


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

Sleep Historical Records

What Sleep family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 17,000 census records available for the last name Sleep. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sleep 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Sleep. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Sleep. For the veterans among your Sleep ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sleep Life Expectancy

What is the average Sleep lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Sleep life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Sleep in 1950 was 43, and 58 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sleep

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sleep 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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