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Segre Family History

Segre Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Serra, Spire, Begue, Senne, Shore, Herre, Ege, Hegge, Severe, Sage

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Where is the Segre family from?

You can see how Segre families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Segre family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1880 and 1920. The most Segre families were found in USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 4 Segre families living in New York. This was about 50% of all the recorded Segre's in USA. New York had the highest population of Segre families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Segre surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Segre ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the USA named Segre. 100% of Segre men worked as a Laborer. .

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

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    100%
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Census Records

There are 304 census records available for the last name Segre. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Segre census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Segre. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 114 military records available for the last name Segre. For the veterans among your Segre ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Segre lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Segre life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Segre in 1963 was 71, and 77 in 2003.

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