Seefeld Family History

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Seefeld Name Meaning

North German variant or Americanized form of German Seefeldt.

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

Similar surnames: Seefeldt, Segel, Seeger, Seewald, Shufeldt, Seebold, Neufeld, Wefel

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Seefeld Family Origin

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Seefeld Family Occupations

What did your Seefeld ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Brewer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Seefeld. The most common Seefeld occupation in the USA was Farmer. 65% of Seefeld's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Seefeld family was Cattle Trader.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Brewer

  • Cattle Trader


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

Seefeld Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Seefeld. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Seefeld 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 643 immigration records available for the last name Seefeld. 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 Seefeld. For the veterans among your Seefeld ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Seefeld Life Expectancy

What is the average Seefeld lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Seefeld life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Seefeld in 1958 was 37, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Seefeld

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Seefeld 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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