Seagrave Family History

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Seagrave Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Leicestershire, recorded in Domesday Book as Satgrave and Setgrave; probably named from Old English (ge)set ‘fold’, ‘pen’ (or seað ‘pit’, ‘pool’) + graf ‘grove’ or græf ‘ditch’.

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


Similar surnames: Belgrave, Grave, Hargrave, Wingrove, Musgrove, Searle, Lagrave

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Seagrave Family Origin

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Seagrave Family Occupations

What did your Seagrave ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Seagrave. The most common Seagrave occupation in the USA was Farmer. 13% of Seagrave's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Seagrave family was Banker.

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  • Farmer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Banker

    5%

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

Seagrave Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Seagrave. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Seagrave 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 Seagrave. 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 Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Seagrave. For the veterans among your Seagrave ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Seagrave Life Expectancy

What is the average Seagrave lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Seagrave life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Seagrave in 1948 was 41, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Seagrave

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Seagrave 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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