Syphers Family History

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Syphers Name Meaning

Dutch: variant spelling of Siffers or Seyffers, a patronymic from Syfer (see Sypher).

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


Similar surnames: Sypher, Cyphers, Spiers, Lyvers, Seghers, Peers, Speer, Sopher

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Syphers Family Origin

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Syphers Family Occupations

What did your Syphers ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Carpenter & Joiner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Syphers. The most common Syphers occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Syphers's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Syphers family was Cigar Maker.

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Carpenter & Joiner

    6%
  • Cigar Maker

    6%

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

Syphers Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Syphers. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Syphers census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Syphers. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Syphers. For the veterans among your Syphers ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Syphers Life Expectancy

What is the average Syphers lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Syphers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Syphers in 1961 was 51, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Syphers

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Syphers 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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