Seawell Family History

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Seawell Name Meaning

Variant of English Sewell.

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


Similar surnames: Sewell, Sowell, Sawall, Shewell, Sewall, Bedwell, Savell, Yewell

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Seawell Family Origin

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Seawell Family Occupations

What did your Seawell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Seawell family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Seawell. The most common Seawell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Seawell's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%
  • Keeping House

    4%

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

Seawell Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Seawell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Seawell 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 Seawell. 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 Seawell. For the veterans among your Seawell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Seawell Life Expectancy

What is the average Seawell lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Seawell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Seawell in 1956 was 26, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Seawell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Seawell 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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