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Silliman Name Meaning

According to family tradition, this is an Americanization of an Italian name, Sillimandi; however, the latter is not identified as a family name in Italian sources. The form Sillivant suggests possible derivation from Irish Sullivan.

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


Similar surnames: Sullivan, Gillian, Suleiman, Sillman, Milligan, Hillian, Hallinan

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Silliman Family Origin

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Silliman Family Occupations

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  • Clerk

    100%

In 1881, the most common Silliman occupation in Canada was Clerk. 100% of Silliman's were Clerks.

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Silliman Historical Records

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Silliman Life Expectancy

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