Silcox Family History

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Silcox Name Meaning

English: patronymic from a pet form of Sill.

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

Similar surnames: Simcox, Wilcox, Simcoe, Jaycox, Hiscox, Willcox, Haycox, Hancox

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Silcox Family Origin

Where is the Silcox family from?

Silcox Family Occupations

What did your Silcox ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Silcox family was Bapt Minister. Farmer, Labourer and Agent were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Silcox. The most common Silcox occupation in Canada was Farmer. 58% of Silcox's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Labourer

  • Agent

  • Bapt Minister


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

Silcox Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 17,000 census records available for the last name Silcox. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Silcox 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Silcox. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 3,000 military records available for the last name Silcox. For the veterans among your Silcox ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Silcox Life Expectancy

What is the average Silcox lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Silcox life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Silcox in 1952 was 43, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Silcox

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Silcox 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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