Silsby Family History

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Silsby Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a lost or unidentified place; perhaps a variant of Salisbury.

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


Similar surnames: Sorsby, Lisby, Bigsby, Hilby, Soulsby, Bilby, Filby, Silvey, Selby

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Silsby Family Origin

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Silsby Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    2%
  • Blacksmith

    2%

In 1880, the most common Silsby occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Silsby's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Silsby. A less common occupation for the Silsby family was Blacksmith.

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Silsby Historical Records

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Silsby Life Expectancy

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