Sio Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: So, Six, Lio, Sik, Rio, Sion, Pio, Si, Tio, Seo

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Sio Family Origin

Where is the Sio family from?

Sio Family Occupations

What did your Sio ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, New Worker and Beauty Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Sio. 23% of Sio men worked as a New Worker and 20% of Sio women worked as a Beauty Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sio were Hairdresser and Saleslady

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • New Worker
    23%
  • Barber
    12%
  • Farmer
    12%
  • Hairdresser
    12%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Beauty Operator
    20%
  • Finisher
    20%
  • Maid
    20%
  • Saleslady
    20%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Sio Historical Records

What Sio family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Sio. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sio 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 622 immigration records available for the last name Sio. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Sio. For the veterans among your Sio ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sio Life Expectancy

What is the average Sio lifespan?

Between 1967 and 2003, in the United States, Sio life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Sio in 1967 was 86, and 67 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sio

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