Sliman Family History

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Sliman Name Meaning

English: variant of Sly, with the addition of Middle English man ‘man’. Dutch: from Middle Dutch slie, sly ‘tench’ + man ‘man’, occupational name for a catcher or seller of these fish.

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

Similar surnames: Slyman, Sloman, Lipman, Siman, Pleiman, Salzman, Sollman, Kliman

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Sliman Family Origin

Where is the Sliman family from?

Sliman Family Occupations

What did your Sliman ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Sliman occupation in the UK was Coachman. 7% of Sliman's were Coachmans. A less common occupation for the Sliman family was Green Grocer. Coachman, Farm Laborer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sliman.

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  • Coachman

  • Farm Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Green Grocer


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

Sliman Historical Records

What Sliman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Sliman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sliman 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 445 immigration records available for the last name Sliman. 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 264 military records available for the last name Sliman. For the veterans among your Sliman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sliman Life Expectancy

What is the average Sliman lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Sliman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Sliman in 1963 was 69, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sliman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sliman 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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