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Seelinger Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from Sehlingen in Lower Saxony (see Seeling).

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


Similar surnames: Seeliger, Selinger, Seeling, Sellinger, Ellinger, Keplinger

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Seelinger Family Origin

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Seelinger Family Occupations

What did your Seelinger ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Barber

    7%
  • Butchering

    7%

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

Seelinger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Seelinger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Seelinger census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Seelinger

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Seelinger. 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 Seelinger. For the veterans among your Seelinger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Seelinger Life Expectancy

What is the average Seelinger lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Seelinger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Seelinger in 1963 was 79, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Seelinger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Seelinger 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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