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Szylwian Family History

Szylwian Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Sylvan, Sylvia, Swan, Lian, Cyprian, Sloman, Stallman, Selman, Silvia

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Where is the Szylwian family from?

Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Szylwian surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
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What did your Szylwian ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Machinist was the top reported job for people in the USA named Szylwian. 100% of Szylwian men worked as a Machinist. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Machinist
    100%
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Census Records

There are 5 census records available for the last name Szylwian. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Szylwian census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 6 immigration records available for the last name Szylwian. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

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

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What is the average Szylwian lifespan?

Between 1962 and 1975, in the United States, Szylwian life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Szylwian in 1962 was 76, and 83 in 1975.

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