Slife Family History

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Slife Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Schleif.

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

Similar surnames: Slice, Slifer, Slick, Slicer, Stine, Shiff, Saile, Stile, Sliger

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Slife Family Origin

Where is the Slife family from?

Slife Family Occupations

What did your Slife ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Slife occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Slife's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Slife. A less common occupation for the Slife family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Farming


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

Slife Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Slife. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Slife 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 50 immigration records available for the last name Slife. 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 555 military records available for the last name Slife. For the veterans among your Slife ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Slife Life Expectancy

What is the average Slife lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Slife life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Slife in 1949 was 44, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Slife

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Slife 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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