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Sylvester Life Expectancy

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70.7
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Most Common Sylvester First Names

According to our database of 10,279 people with the last name Sylvester that have a first name listed, these are the most common first names:

  • John 3.1%
  • William 2.2%
  • Joseph 2.2%
  • Mary 2.1%
  • James 2.0%
  • Robert 1.8%
  • Charles 1.4%
  • Frank 1.3%
  • George 1.3%
  • Thomas 1.1%
  • Edward 0.8%
  • Louis 0.8%
  • Anthony 0.7%
  • Michael 0.7%
  • Helen 0.7%
  • Albert 0.7%
  • Richard 0.6%
  • Margaret 0.6%
  • Arthur 0.6%
  • Elizabeth 0.6%
  • Harry 0.6%
  • Anna 0.6%
  • Rose 0.6%
  • Henry 0.5%
  • David 0.5%
  • Dorothy 0.5%
  • Paul 0.5%
  • Raymond 0.5%
  • Ruth 0.5%
  • Walter 0.5%
  • Kenneth 0.5%
  • Florence 0.5%
  • Harold 0.5%
  • Donald 0.4%
  • Marie 0.4%
  • Carl 0.4%
  • Ernest 0.4%
  • Alfred 0.4%
  • Ralph 0.4%
  • Frances 0.4%
  • Fred 0.4%
  • Clarence 0.4%
  • Eugene 0.4%
  • Louise 0.4%
  • Lillian 0.4%
  • Mildred 0.4%
  • Peter 0.3%
  • Herbert 0.3%
  • Alice 0.3%
  • Virginia 0.3%

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