Seeber Family History

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Seeber Name Meaning

South German: habitational name for someone from places called Seeba, Seeben, or Seeb, named with Middle High German se, sewes ‘lake’.

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

Similar surnames: Steber, Beaber, Seeger, Sieber, Steeber, Bieber, Steer, Stober, Speer

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Seeber Family Origin

Where is the Seeber family from?

Seeber Family Occupations

What did your Seeber ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Seeber family was Pattern Maker. The most common Seeber occupation in Canada was Carpenter. 25% of Seeber's were Carpenters. Carpenter, Farmer and Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Seeber.

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  • Carpenter

  • Farmer

  • Merchant

  • Pattern Maker


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

Seeber Historical Records

What Seeber family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Seeber. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Seeber 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 Seeber. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Seeber. For the veterans among your Seeber ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Seeber Life Expectancy

What is the average Seeber lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Seeber life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Seeber in 1954 was 56, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Seeber

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Seeber 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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