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Sicily Family History

Sicily Name Meaning

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

184,071 Historical Documents with Sicily on Ancestry
1,015 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
169 Military Records
24 Immigration Records
401 Census and Voter Lists
182,462 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Sicily Families

  • Number of Sicily families
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Sicily families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Sicily last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Sicily census records

You can see how Sicily families moved over time by selecting different Census years.

Census records can tell you little-known facts about your ancestors such as birthplace, occupation and value of personal estate.

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Sicily Family Origin

Find out where people with the family name Sicily lived before coming to the United States. Using Ancestry, you can search through passenger arrival records, naturalization records, border crossings, emigration records, passport applications, and even convict transportation records.

Average Life Expectancy for Sicily

Using the Social Security Death Index, you can find out how long people with the family name Sicily lived, as well as find information about specific Sicily ancestors. The Social Security Death Index has records for over 70 million names; where you can find birth dates, death dates, addresses, and more.

Sicily Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Sicily census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Sicily ancestors, such as occupation.

Occupation can tell you about your ancestors' social status and economic status.

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Military Service by Sicily

Did the Sicilys fight for the North or the South? Or not at all? Military records can tell you a lot about your ancestors including birthplace, occupation, and even physical descriptions.

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