Seip Family History

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Seip Name Meaning

South German: from a short form of the personal names Seipold (see Seibold) or Seiprecht (see Seibert). This name is also established in the Netherlands.

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

Similar surnames: Seil, Sepp, Seid, Seib, Heis, Dein, Seif, Wein, Sens, Sipp

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Seip Family Origin

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Seip Family Occupations

What did your Seip ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Seip family was Carpenter. The most common Seip occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Seip's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Seip.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter


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

Seip Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Seip. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Seip 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Seip. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Seip. For the veterans among your Seip ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Seip Life Expectancy

What is the average Seip lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Seip life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Seip in 1950 was 42, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Seip

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Seip 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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