Seman Name Meaning

Czech and Slovak: variant of Zeman ‘yeoman farmer’. Jewish (Ashkenazic) variant of Seemann. English: variant spelling of Seaman.

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


Similar surnames: Seeman, Deman, Leman, Neman, Siman, Seaman, Zeman, Beman, Selman

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Seman Family Origin

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Seman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Seman. A less common occupation for the Seman family was Carpenter. The most common Seman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Seman's were Farmers.

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Seman Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Seman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Seman in 1944 was 53, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Seman

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