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Silsbee Family Origin

Where is the Silsbee family from?

Silsbee Family Occupations

What did your Silsbee ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Silsbee occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Silsbee's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Clerk In Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Silsbee. A less common occupation for the Silsbee family was Baggage Master.

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Clerk In Store

    5%
  • Baggage Master

    3%

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

Silsbee Historical Records

What Silsbee family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Silsbee. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Silsbee census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Silsbee

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Silsbee. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Silsbee. For the veterans among your Silsbee ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Silsbee Life Expectancy

What is the average Silsbee lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Silsbee life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Silsbee in 1945 was 59, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Silsbee

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Silsbee 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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