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Siler Family History

Siler Name Meaning
German: of uncertain origin; a variant of Sieler and Siller.Possibly an Americanized spelling of German Seiler.

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

236,621 Historical Documents with Siler on Ancestry.com
43,242 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
6,734 Military Records
1,092 Immigration Records
26,879 Census and Voter Lists
158,674 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Siler Families

  • Number of Siler families
     63 - 123
     22 - 62
     1 - 21
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Siler families
     4 - 5
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Siler last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Siler census records

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Siler Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Siler families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival, and destination.

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Siler Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Siler families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Siler

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Siler Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Siler census records

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

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

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Siler Civil War Service Records

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You can find out if your ancestors came primarily from the North of the South.

Military records can tell you an ancestor's birthplace, occupation, and even physical description.

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