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De Silva Family Origin

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De Silva Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Keeping House

    18%
  • Black Smith

    9%
  • Carpenter

    9%

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In 1880, the most common De Silva occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of De Silva's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the De Silva family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Black Smith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by De Silva.

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De Silva Life Expectancy

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