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Silverthorn Family History

Silverthorn Name Meaning
English (mainly Bristol and Gwent): of uncertain origin, apparently a habitational name from some lost or unidentified place deriving its name from Old English seolfor ‘silver’ + þorn ‘thorn bush’.

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

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13,546 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,996 Military Records
625 Immigration Records
11,255 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Silverthorn Families

  • Number of Silverthorn families
     15 - 28
     6 - 14
     1 - 5
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Silverthorn families
     15 - 27
     6 - 14
     1 - 5
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Silverthorn families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Silverthorn Family Origin

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Silverthorn Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Silverthorn

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Silverthorn Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Silverthorn Civil War Service Records

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