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Sylva Family Origin

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Sylva Family Occupations

What did your Sylva ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Laborer

    28%
  • Farmer

    19%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Barber

    3%

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sylva. The most common Sylva occupation in the USA was Laborer. 28% of Sylva's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Sylva family was Barber.

Source: Census data for Sylva | Data not to scale

Sylva Historical Records

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Sylva Life Expectancy

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sylva ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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United States

Between 1946 and 2004, Sylva life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Sylva in 1946 was 38, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sylva

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