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Sister Family History

Sister Name Meaning

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

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95,195 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
6,742 Military Records
3,620 Immigration Records
34,285 Census and Voter Lists
77,637 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Sister Families

  • Number of Sister families
     36 - 69
     13 - 35
     1 - 12
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Sister families
     3 - 3
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Sister families
     3 - 4
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Sister census records

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

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Sister 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 Sister 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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Sister Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Sister 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 Sister

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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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Sister Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Sister census records

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

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

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Sister 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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