Sylvis Family History

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Sylvis Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Silvis.

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

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Sylvis Family Origin

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Sylvis Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Black Smith

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

In 1880, the most common Sylvis occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Sylvis's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Sylvis family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Black Smith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sylvis.

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Sylvis Historical Records

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Sylvis Life Expectancy

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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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