Sedler Family History

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Sedler Name Meaning

German: variant of Sadler. Jewish (from Ukraine): variant of Sidler.

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

Similar surnames: Seyler, Seiler, Semler, Fedler, Seller, Sedlar, Sidler, Seidler

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Sedler Family Origin

Where is the Sedler family from?

Sedler Family Occupations

What did your Sedler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Sedler family was Laborer. The most common Sedler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Sedler's were Farmers. Farmer, Day Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sedler.

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  • Farmer

  • Day Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer


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

Sedler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sedler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sedler 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 534 immigration records available for the last name Sedler. 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 457 military records available for the last name Sedler. For the veterans among your Sedler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sedler Life Expectancy

What is the average Sedler lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Sedler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Sedler in 1950 was 64, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sedler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sedler 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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