Seide Family History

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Seide Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from Middle High German side, German Seide ‘silk’ (from Late Latin seta, originally denoting animal hair), hence a metonymic occupational name for a manufacturer or seller of silk.

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

Similar surnames: Seider, Seid, Weide, Seidler, Seiden, Seidel, Heide, Seda, Melde

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Seide Family Origin

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Seide Family Occupations

What did your Seide ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Seide family was Gents Furn Goods. The most common Seide occupation in the USA was Clerk In Store. 14% of Seide's were Clerk In Stores. Clerk In Store, Farmer and Furrier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Seide.

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  • Clerk In Store

  • Farmer

  • Furrier

  • Gents Furn Goods


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

Seide Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Seide. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Seide 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 888 immigration records available for the last name Seide. 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 Seide. For the veterans among your Seide ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Seide Life Expectancy

What is the average Seide lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Seide life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Seide in 1953 was 47, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Seide

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Seide 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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