Sy Name Meaning

Hispanic (Philippines): unexplained. African: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Ty, Ky, Su, Uy, Si, Dy, Ly, Hy, Lo, Ok

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Sy Family Origin

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Sy Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    69%
  • Book-Keeper

    8%
  • Pedler

    8%
  • Physician

    8%

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In 1880, the most common Sy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 69% of Sy's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Sy family was Physician. Farmer, Book-Keeper and Pedler were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sy.

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Sy Historical Records

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Sy Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1964 and 2004, Sy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Sy in 1964 was 83, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sy

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