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Sidor Family History

Sidor Name Meaning

Polish Ukrainian and Rusyn (from Slovakia and Poland): from the personal name Sidor (Ukrainian standard form is Sydir) an East Slavic vernacular form of Greek Isidōros (see Isidore ).

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


Similar surnames: Sydor, Hodor, Simos, Simon, Fedor, Tudor, Sion, Simar, Sudol, Sider

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Where is the Sidor family from?

You can see how Sidor families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Sidor family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1851 and 1920. The most Sidor families were found in USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 17 Sidor families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 22% of all the recorded Sidor's in USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Sidor families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Sidor surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Sidor ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Sidor. 38% of Sidor men worked as a Laborer and 20% of Sidor women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sidor were Salesman and Cleaning. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    38%
  • New Worker
    11%
  • Clerk
    6%
  • Salesman
    6%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Stenographer
    20%
  • Bookkeeper
    12%
  • Clerk
    8%
  • Cleaning
    8%
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Sidor. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sidor census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Sidor. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 716 military records available for the last name Sidor. For the veterans among your Sidor ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Sidor lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Sidor life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Sidor in 1956 was 53, and 70 in 2004.

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