Sylvester Family History
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Sylvester Name Meaning
English and German: from a personal name (Latin Silvester, a derivative of silva ‘wood’). This was borne by three popes, including a contemporary of Constantine the Great.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Silvester, Sylvest, Ballester, Silvestro, Vester, Sylvestre, Lester