Seid Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Seid Name Meaning

German: from the Germanic personal name Sito, a short form of a compound name formed with sigi ‘victory’ as the first element. Jewish (Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name from German Seide and Yiddish zayd ‘silk’ (see Seide).

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

Similar surnames: Seil, Seed, Seide, Seif, Wein, Seim, Heid, Stein, Eid, Seip

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Seid Family Origin

Where is the Seid family from?

Seid Family Occupations

What did your Seid ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Seid. 16% of Seid men worked as a Salesman and 18% of Seid women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Seid were Owner and Clerical

View Census data for Seid | Data not to scale

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
  • Laborer
  • Clerk
  • Owner

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
  • Housewife
  • Housework
  • Clerical

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

Seid Historical Records

What Seid family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Seid. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Seid census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Seid

Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Seid. 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.

View all Seid immigration records

Draft Card

There are 4,000 military records available for the last name Seid. For the veterans among your Seid ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Seid military records

You've only scratched the surface of Seid family history.

Seid Life Expectancy

What is the average Seid lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Seid life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Seid in 1947 was 39, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Seid

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Seid 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.

Famous Seid Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name

14-Day Free Trial