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Sydney Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Sidney.

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


Similar surnames: Sidney, Radney, Penney, Stine, Hyde, Seeney, Adney, Cudney, Sisney

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Sydney Family Origin

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Sydney Family Occupations

What did your Sydney ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Sydney ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Laborer

    24%
  • Farm Laborer

    12%
  • Farmer

    12%
  • Works On Farm

    6%

In 1880, the most common Sydney occupation in the USA was Laborer. 24% of Sydney's were Laborers. Laborer, Farm Laborer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sydney. A less common occupation for the Sydney family was Works On Farm.

Source: Census data for Sydney | Data not to scale

Sydney Historical Records

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Sydney Life Expectancy

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Famous Sydney Family

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)

Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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