Seyler Family History

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Seyler Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Saylor. German: variant spelling of Seiler.

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


Similar surnames: Seiler, Eyler, Seyller, Sedler, Syler, Beyler, Seller, Sayler, Seeger

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Seyler Family Origin

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Seyler Family Occupations

What did your Seyler ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Harnes Maker and Hotel Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Seyler. A less common occupation for the Seyler family was Servant. The most common Seyler occupation in Canada was Farmer. 50% of Seyler's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Harnes Maker

    17%
  • Hotel Keeper

    17%
  • Servant

    17%

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

Seyler Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Seyler Life Expectancy

What is the average Seyler lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Seyler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Seyler in 1948 was 48, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Seyler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Seyler 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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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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