Seger Family History

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Seger Name Meaning

Dutch: from the Germanic personal name Sigiheri, a compound of sigi ‘victory’ + heri ‘army’. English: variant spelling of Seager. Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name from Yiddish zeger ‘sawyer’ (see Sager).

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

Similar surnames: Sager, Seeger, Segar, Sieger, Leger, Sweger, Saeger, Seiger, Sever

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Seger Family Origin

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Seger Family Occupations

What did your Seger ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Fermier were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Seger. 20% of Seger men worked as a Farmer and 43% of Seger women worked as a Fermier. Some less common occupations for Americans named Seger were Electrician and Cultivateur

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Fermier
  • Cultivator
  • Electrician

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Fermier
  • Saleslady
  • Cultivateur

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

Seger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 15,000 census records available for the last name Seger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Seger 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Seger. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Seger. For the veterans among your Seger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Seger Life Expectancy

What is the average Seger lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Seger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Seger in 1946 was 40, and 69 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Seger 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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