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 1881, Butcher, Merchant and Sawyer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Seger. A less common occupation for the Seger family was School. The most common Seger occupation in Canada was Butcher. 15% of Seger's were Butchers.

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  • Butcher

    15%
  • Merchant

    15%
  • Sawyer

    15%
  • School

    15%

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

Seger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 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 642 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 1,000 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Seger

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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