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Selvidge Family Origin

Where is the Selvidge family from?

Selvidge Family Occupations

What did your Selvidge ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Selvidge. A less common occupation for the Selvidge family was Farming. The most common Selvidge occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Selvidge's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Farm Laborer

  • Farming


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

Selvidge Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Selvidge. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Selvidge 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 106 immigration records available for the last name Selvidge. 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 988 military records available for the last name Selvidge. For the veterans among your Selvidge ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Selvidge Life Expectancy

What is the average Selvidge lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Selvidge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Selvidge in 1941 was 30, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Selvidge

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Selvidge 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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