Seeton Family History

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Seeton Name Meaning

Scottish or English: variant of Seaton.

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

Similar surnames: Seton, Setton, Seaton, Beeton, Yelton, Weston, Sexton, Helton

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Seeton Family Origin

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Seeton Family Occupations

What did your Seeton ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Seeton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Seeton's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Brass Worker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Seeton. A less common occupation for the Seeton family was Farmer - Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Brass Worker

  • Farmer - Carpenter


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

Seeton Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Seeton. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Seeton 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 336 immigration records available for the last name Seeton. 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 365 military records available for the last name Seeton. For the veterans among your Seeton ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Seeton Life Expectancy

What is the average Seeton lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2002, in the United States, Seeton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Seeton in 1964 was 75, and 68 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Seeton

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Seeton 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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