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Sy Family History

Sy Name Meaning
Hispanic (Philippines): unexplained.African: unexplained.

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

31,583 Historical Documents with Sy on Ancestry.com
7,523 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
5,103 Military Records
1,095 Immigration Records
4,781 Census and Voter Lists
13,081 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Sy Families

  • Number of Sy families
     5 - 8
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Sy families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Sy last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Sy census records

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Sy 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 Sy 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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Sy Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Sy 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 Sy

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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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Sy Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Sy census records

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

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

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Military Service by Sy

Did the Sys 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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