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Syed Family History

Syed Name Meaning
Muslim: variant of Sayed.

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

8,958 Historical Documents with Syed on Ancestry.com
5,784 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
683 Military Records
1,390 Immigration Records
443 Census and Voter Lists
658 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Syed Families

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

Syed census records

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Syed 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 Syed 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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Syed Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Syed 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 Syed

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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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Syed Family Occupations

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Syed ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestors social and economic status.

Military Service by Syed

Did the Syeds 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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