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Sinkey Family History

Sinkey Name Meaning
English (Lancashire): perhaps an altered form of Sankey.

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

16,673 Historical Documents with Sinkey on Ancestry.com
2,460 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
349 Military Records
39 Immigration Records
2,766 Census and Voter Lists
11,059 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Sinkey Families

  • Number of Sinkey families
     14 - 25
     5 - 13
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Sinkey families
     6 - 10
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Sinkey last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Sinkey census records

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Sinkey Family Origin

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Sinkey Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Sinkey

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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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Sinkey Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Sinkey census records

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Sinkey Civil War Service Records

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