Silcott Family History

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Silcott Name Meaning

English: apparently a habitational name, from a lost or unidentified place, possibly in the Surrey or Kent area, where the name is most frequent.

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

Similar surnames: Wilcott, Chilcott, Ellicott, Talcott, Wolcott, Slott, Walcott, Scott

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Silcott Family Origin

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Silcott Family Occupations

What did your Silcott ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Silcott family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Silcott. The most common Silcott occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Silcott's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter


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

Silcott Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Silcott. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Silcott census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 306 immigration records available for the last name Silcott. 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 Card

There are 725 military records available for the last name Silcott. For the veterans among your Silcott ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Silcott Life Expectancy

What is the average Silcott lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Silcott life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Silcott in 1950 was 58, and 63 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Silcott

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Silcott ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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