Seiling Family History

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Seiling Name Meaning

German: variant of Seil 2, with the suffix -ing indicating affiliation.

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


Similar surnames: Edling, Redling, Melling, Delling, Serlin, Selling, Emling, Ebling

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Seiling Family Origin

Where is the Seiling family from?

Seiling Family Occupations

What did your Seiling ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Painter and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Seiling. A less common occupation for the Seiling family was Fresco Painter. The most common Seiling occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Seiling's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Painter

    18%
  • Baker

    9%
  • Fresco Painter

    9%

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

Seiling Historical Records

What Seiling family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Seiling Life Expectancy

What is the average Seiling lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Seiling life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Seiling in 1962 was 75, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Seiling

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Seiling 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.

Famous Seiling Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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