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Sietsema Family History

Sietsema Name Meaning
North German: patronymic from the Frisian personal name Sito (suffixed by Frisian -ma ‘man’). HB at SYTSEMA.

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

6,664 Historical Documents with Sietsema on Ancestry.com
1,933 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
159 Military Records
166 Immigration Records
917 Census and Voter Lists
3,489 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Sietsema Families

  • Number of Sietsema families
     5 - 8
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Sietsema families
     3 - 2
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Sietsema last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Sietsema Family Origin

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Sietsema Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Sietsema

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Sietsema Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Military Service by Sietsema

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