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Where is the Self family from?
You can see how Self families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Self family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Self families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 32 Self families living in Alabama. This was about 17% of all the recorded Self's in the USA. Alabama had the highest population of Self families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Self surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Self. 24% of Self men worked as a Farmer and 13% of Self women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Self were Truck Driver and Seamstress.