Seiden Family History

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Seiden Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Seide. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): nickname from German seiden, zaydn ‘of silk’; ‘kind-hearted’, ‘gentle’.

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


Similar surnames: Seide, Heiden, Seider, Seidel, Seid, Seidler, Leider, Reider, Weiden

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Seiden Family Origin

Where is the Seiden family from?

Seiden Family Occupations

What did your Seiden ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Traveller and School Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Seiden. 67% of Seiden men worked as a Traveller

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Traveller
    67%
  • Salesman
    34%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • School Teacher
    100%

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

Seiden Historical Records

What Seiden family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Seiden. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Seiden 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Seiden. 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 Seiden. For the veterans among your Seiden ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Seiden Life Expectancy

What is the average Seiden lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Seiden life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Seiden in 1955 was 50, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Seiden

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Seiden 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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