Sylvest Family History

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Sylvest Name Meaning

Danish: from a personal name, a reduced form of Latin Silvester (see Sylvester).

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


Similar surnames: Sylvester, Silvestro, Sylvestre, Seivert, Silvester, Silvestre, Sales

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Sylvest Family Origin

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Sylvest Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • At Home

    6%
  • Butcher

    6%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Sylvest family was Butcher. The most common Sylvest occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Sylvest's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sylvest.

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Sylvest Historical Records

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Sylvest Life Expectancy

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