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Seabrook Name Meaning

English (Middlesex and Hertfordshire): habitational name from Seabrook in Ivinghoe (Buckinghamshire) possibly from an Old English personal name Sǣga or Old English sǣge ‘slow moving’ + brōc ‘brook stream’.

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

Similar surnames: Benbrook, Holbrook, Westbrook, Brook, Glazebrook, Sharrock

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Where is the Seabrook family from?

You can see how Seabrook families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Seabrook family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Seabrook families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1840 there were 20 Seabrook families living in South Carolina. This was about 59% of all the recorded Seabrook's in USA. South Carolina had the highest population of Seabrook families in 1840.
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What did your Seabrook ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Seabrook. 29% of Seabrook men worked as a Laborer and 12% of Seabrook women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Seabrook were Manager and Housewife. .

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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
  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Manager

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Maid
  • Cook
  • Laborer
  • Housewife
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Passenger Lists

There are 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Seabrook. 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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There are 4,000 military records available for the last name Seabrook. For the veterans among your Seabrook ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Seabrook lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Seabrook life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Seabrook in 1954 was 28, and 69 in 2004.

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