Ceder Family History

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Ceder Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name from ceder ‘cedar’ (Latin cedrus). Jewish (from Poland): ornamental name from Yiddish tseder ‘cedar’ or German Zeder.

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

Similar surnames: Leder, Reder, Feder, Cedar, Eder, Geier, Beder, Cater, Seger, Weder

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Ceder Family Origin

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Ceder Family Occupations

What did your Ceder ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Laborer and Income were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Ceder. 50% of Ceder men worked as a Laborer and 34% of Ceder women worked as an Income. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ceder were Miner and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Laborer
  • Miner

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Income
  • Operator
  • Stenographer

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

Ceder Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Ceder. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ceder 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 942 immigration records available for the last name Ceder. 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 415 military records available for the last name Ceder. For the veterans among your Ceder ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ceder Life Expectancy

What is the average Ceder lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Ceder life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Ceder in 1947 was 49, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ceder

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ceder 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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