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Seemann Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived by a lake, from Middle High German se + man ‘man’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German See ‘lake’ + Mann ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Bermann, Rehmann, Heumann, Stegmann, Selman, Lehmann, Ehmann, Redmann

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Seemann Family Origin

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Seemann Family Occupations

What did your Seemann ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Seemann family was Moulder. The most common Seemann occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Seemann's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Seemann.

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Moulder

    4%

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

Seemann Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Seemann Life Expectancy

What is the average Seemann lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Seemann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Seemann in 1960 was 68, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Seemann

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Seemann 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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