Seguin Family History

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Seguin Name Meaning

Southern French (Séguin): from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements sigi ‘victory’ + wine ‘friend’.

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


Similar surnames: Selin, Guin, Beloin, Serlin, Segur, Siglin, Eglin, Gervin, Sjodin

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Seguin Family Origin

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Seguin Family Occupations

What did your Seguin ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Cultivateur and Servante were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Seguin. 10% of Seguin men worked as a Cultivateur and 6% of Seguin women worked as a Servante. Some less common occupations for Americans named Seguin were Labourer and Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Cultivateur
    10%
  • Farmer
    10%
  • Journalier
    9%
  • Labourer
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Servante
    6%
  • Housekeeper
    5%
  • Tudiant
    4%
  • Farmer
    4%

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

Seguin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 39,000 census records available for the last name Seguin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Seguin 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 Seguin. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Seguin. For the veterans among your Seguin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Seguin Life Expectancy

What is the average Seguin lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Seguin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Seguin in 1952 was 47, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Seguin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Seguin 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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