Seideman Family History

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Seideman Name Meaning

occupational name for a silk merchant, from German Seide ‘silk’, Middle High German side, + man ‘man’. Variant of Seid.

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

Similar surnames: Scheideman, Heineman, Wideman, Seiden, Sonderman, Heideman, Herdman

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Seideman Family Origin

Where is the Seideman family from?

Seideman Family Occupations

What did your Seideman ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Seideman. 14% of Seideman men worked as a Salesman and 14% of Seideman women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Seideman were Clerk and Dietician

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
  • Garage Man
  • Baker
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
  • Secretary
  • Assistant Deisgner
  • Dietician

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

Seideman Historical Records

What Seideman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Seideman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Seideman 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 276 immigration records available for the last name Seideman. 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 262 military records available for the last name Seideman. For the veterans among your Seideman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Seideman Life Expectancy

What is the average Seideman lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Seideman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Seideman in 1962 was 76, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Seideman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Seideman 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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