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Silvia Name Meaning

Southern Italian and Portuguese: from the female personal name Silvia. According to classical legend, this was the name of the mother of the twins Romulus and Remus, founders of Rome. It was a very popular personal name among Christians throughout Europe, having been borne by the mother of Pope Gregory the Great, a saint in her own right.

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

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Silvia Family Origin

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Silvia Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    23%
  • Farmer

    9%
  • Miner

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Silvia. A less common occupation for the Silvia family was Farm Laborer. The most common Silvia occupation in the USA was Laborer. 23% of Silvia's were Laborers.

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Silvia Historical Records

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Silvia Life Expectancy

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