Seeling Family History

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Seeling Name Meaning

German: habitational name from Sehlingen in Lower Saxony.

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

Similar surnames: Teeling, Seelig, Peeling, Seelinger, Keeling, Sieling, Seering

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Seeling Family Origin

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Seeling Family Occupations

What did your Seeling ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Chef was the top reported job for people in the CA named Seeling. 20% of Seeling men worked as a Chef

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Chef
  • Farmer
  • Farmers Son
  • Labourer

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

Seeling Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Seeling. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Seeling 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 488 immigration records available for the last name Seeling. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Seeling. For the veterans among your Seeling ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Seeling Life Expectancy

What is the average Seeling lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Seeling life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Seeling in 1952 was 49, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Seeling

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Seeling 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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