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Sylve Family History

Sylve Name Meaning
Origin unidentified. IGI: 1 English, 1 French, 1 Hispanic (Mexican); not in MTM, DEB, HB.

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

8,492 Historical Documents with Sylve on Ancestry.com
1,106 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
219 Military Records
30 Immigration Records
1,235 Census and Voter Lists
5,902 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Sylve Families

  • Number of Sylve families
     16 - 29
     6 - 15
     1 - 5
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Sylve last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Sylve Family Origin

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Sylve Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Military Service by Sylve

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