Selfridge Family History

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Selfridge Name Meaning

English: of uncertain origin; it may be a habitational name from an unidentified minor place, possibly so called from Old English scelf ‘shelf’ + hrycg ‘ridge’.

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

Similar surnames: Waldridge, Herridge, Smallridge, Surridge, Holdridge, Sandridge

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Selfridge Family Origin

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Selfridge Family Occupations

What did your Selfridge ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Selfridge. 40% of Selfridge men worked as a Farmer and 34% of Selfridge women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Selfridge were Own Farm and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Barber
  • Miner
  • Own Farm

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Housewife
  • Servant
  • Stenographer

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

Selfridge Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Selfridge. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Selfridge 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Selfridge. 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 Selfridge. For the veterans among your Selfridge ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Selfridge Life Expectancy

What is the average Selfridge lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Selfridge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Selfridge in 1945 was 34, and 74 in 2004.

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