Sedivy Family History

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Sedivy Name Meaning

Czech (Šedivý): nickname from šedivý ‘gray(-haired)’, ‘hoary’.

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

Similar surnames: Seda, Sliva, Sedita, Sedlak, Selig, Senay, Dedic, Serio, Smedley

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Sedivy Family Origin

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Sedivy Family Occupations

What did your Sedivy ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Sedivy occupation in the USA was Laborer. 67% of Sedivy's were Laborers. Laborer and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Sedivy.

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer


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Sedivy Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Sedivy Life Expectancy

What is the average Sedivy lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Sedivy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Sedivy in 1956 was 24, and 85 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sedivy 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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