Seem Name Meaning

German: possibly an altered spelling of Siem.

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


Similar surnames: Deem, Seek, Teem, Siem, See, Neet, Sees, Reem, Stem, Seel

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Seem Family Origin

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Seem Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    22%
  • Farmer

    15%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Seem family was Carpenter. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Seem. The most common Seem occupation in the USA was Laborer. 22% of Seem's were Laborers.

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Seem Historical Records

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Seem Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Seem life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Seem in 1955 was 52, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Seem

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