Seigel Family History

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Seigel Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Siegel.

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


Similar surnames: Seigle, Reigel, Seikel, Veigel, Seigal, Seigler, Shimel, Heigel

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Seigel Family Origin

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Seigel Family Occupations

What did your Seigel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Seigel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Seigel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Seigel family was Saloon Keeper. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Seigel.

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Saloon Keeper

    4%

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

Seigel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Seigel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Seigel 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 Seigel

Passenger List

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

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Seigel Life Expectancy

What is the average Seigel lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Seigel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Seigel in 1951 was 59, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Seigel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Seigel 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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