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Search Name Meaning

English: variant of Surridge 1.

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

Similar surnames: Searcy, Bearce, Keach, Searl, Pearce, Searcey, Searls, Sear, Pearcy

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Search Family Origin

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Search Family Occupations

What did your Search ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Search. 33% of Search men worked as a Laborer and 18% of Search women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Search were Clerk and New Worker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Proprietor
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Teacher
  • Clerk
  • New Worker

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

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Search. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Search 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 962 immigration records available for the last name Search. 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 6,000 military records available for the last name Search. For the veterans among your Search ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Search Life Expectancy

What is the average Search lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Search life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Search in 1958 was 43, and 68 in 2004.

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