Siemsen Family History

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Siemsen Name Meaning

North German, Dutch, and Danish: patronymic from Siem (see Siem 1).

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


Similar surnames: Diersen, Nielsen, Siemens, Siems, Siefken, Wiemken, Sieben, Niesen

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Siemsen Family Origin

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Siemsen Family Occupations

What did your Siemsen ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Siemsen. 20% of Siemsen men worked as a Farmer and 12% of Siemsen women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Siemsen were Laborer and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    20%
  • Painter
    7%
  • Salesman
    7%
  • Laborer
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    12%
  • Clerk
    8%
  • Housekeeper
    8%
  • Housewife
    8%

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

Siemsen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Siemsen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Siemsen 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 Siemsen. 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 564 military records available for the last name Siemsen. For the veterans among your Siemsen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Siemsen Life Expectancy

What is the average Siemsen lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Siemsen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Siemsen in 1955 was 62, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Siemsen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Siemsen 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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