Segal Family History

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Segal Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): acronym from the Hebrew phrase SeGan Levia ‘assistant Levite’.

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


Similar surnames: Segel, Sigal, Seal, Segan, Siegal, Segall, Segale, Seger, Sigel, Gal

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Segal Family Origin

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Segal Family Occupations

What did your Segal ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Merchant and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Segal. 11% of Segal men worked as a Merchant and 34% of Segal women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Segal were Baker and Saleslady

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Merchant
    11%
  • Tailor
    9%
  • Clerk
    7%
  • Baker
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Stenographer
    34%
  • Clerk
    23%
  • Student
    23%
  • Saleslady
    23%

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

Segal Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 40,000 census records available for the last name Segal. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Segal 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 22,000 immigration records available for the last name Segal. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Segal. For the veterans among your Segal ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Segal Life Expectancy

What is the average Segal lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Segal life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Segal in 1942 was 51, and 81 in 2004.

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