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Seddon Name Meaning

English: perhaps a habitational name from an unidentified place, the last element of which could be Old English dun ‘hill’. Without early forms, it is impossible even to speculate what the first element might be. The surname is extremely common in Lancashire, especially in the Manchester area, where it was first recorded in the 14th century.

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


Similar surnames: Sneddon, Hedden, Sheldon, Eldon, Weldon, Yeadon, Smerdon, Weedon

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Seddon Family Origin

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Seddon Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Seddon occupation in the USA was Machinist. 10% of Seddon's were Machinists. Machinist, Coal Miner and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Seddon. A less common occupation for the Seddon family was Keeping House.

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  • Machinist

    10%
  • Coal Miner

    7%
  • Farmer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%

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Seddon Historical Records

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Seddon Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, Seddon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Seddon in 1944 was 26, and 78 in 2004.

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