Seton Family History

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Seton Name Meaning

Scottish or English: variant of Seaton.

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


Similar surnames: Setton, Seeton, Seaton, Seto, Semon, Sheron, Betton, Lemon, Degon

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Seton Family Origin

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Seton Family Occupations

What did your Seton ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Seton occupation in Canada was Commmis. 100% of Seton's were Commmiss.

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  • Commmis

    100%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Seton ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Seton Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Seton. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Seton 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Seton. 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 Seton. For the veterans among your Seton ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Seton Life Expectancy

What is the average Seton lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Seton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Seton in 1965 was 80, and 1 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Seton

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Seton 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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