Sir Name Meaning

Variant of French Cyr.

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


Similar surnames: Mir, Six, Sim, Sia, Si, Sion, Sur, Sin, Siu, Ris

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Sir Family Origin

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Sir Family Occupations

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  • Keeping House

    50%
  • Musician

    50%

In 1880, the most common Sir occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 50% of Sir's were Keeping Houses. Keeping House and Musician were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Sir.

Source: Census data for Sir | Data not to scale

Sir Historical Records

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Sir Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Sir life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Sir in 1963 was 73, and 90 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sir

Famous Sir Family

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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)

Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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