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Silverthorn Name Meaning

English (mainly Bristol and Gwent): of uncertain origin, apparently a habitational name from some lost or unidentified place deriving its name from Old English seolfor ‘silver’ + þorn ‘thorn bush’.

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


Similar surnames: Yelverton, Silverstone, Silverwood, Wolverton, Leverton, Palmerton

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Silverthorn Family Origin

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Silverthorn Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Silverthorn family was Carpenter. The most common Silverthorn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Silverthorn's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Silverthorn.

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Silverthorn Historical Records

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Silverthorn Life Expectancy

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