Seither Family History

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Seither Name Meaning

German: variant of Seith. Topographic name for someone living at the side of a settlement, from Middle High German site ‘side’.

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

Similar surnames: Reiter, Speicher, Weiher, Seidler, Smithey, Seiner, Werther, Bither

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Seither Family Origin

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Seither Family Occupations

What did your Seither ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Seither family was Barber Shop. Barber, Tinner and Apothecary were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Seither. The most common Seither occupation in the USA was Barber. 15% of Seither's were Barbers.

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  • Barber

  • Tinner

  • Apothecary

  • Barber Shop


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

Seither Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Seither. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Seither 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 352 immigration records available for the last name Seither. 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 Seither. For the veterans among your Seither ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Seither Life Expectancy

What is the average Seither lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Seither life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Seither in 1954 was 34, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Seither

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Seither 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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