Seitzer Family History

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Seitzer Name Meaning

German: variant of Seitz.

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

Similar surnames: Sweitzer, Seitter, Seither, Sentner, Seiter, Snitzer, Switzer

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Seitzer Family Origin

Where is the Seitzer family from?

Seitzer Family Occupations

What did your Seitzer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Seitzer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Seitzer's were Farmers. Farmer, Labourer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Seitzer. A less common occupation for the Seitzer family was Brick Maker.

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  • Farmer

  • Labourer

  • Blacksmith

  • Brick Maker


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

Seitzer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Seitzer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Seitzer 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 236 immigration records available for the last name Seitzer. 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 483 military records available for the last name Seitzer. For the veterans among your Seitzer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Seitzer Life Expectancy

What is the average Seitzer lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Seitzer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Seitzer in 1960 was 59, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Seitzer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Seitzer 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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