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Seman Name Meaning

Czech and Slovak: variant of Zeman ‘yeoman farmer’. Jewish (Ashkenazic) variant of Seemann. English: variant spelling of Seaman.

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


Similar surnames: Seeman, Deman, Leman, Neman, Siman, Seaman, Zeman, Beman, Selman

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Seman Family Origin

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Seman Family Occupations

What did your Seman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Seman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Seman's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Seman. A less common occupation for the Seman family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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

Seman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Seman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Seman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Seman

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Seman. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Seman. For the veterans among your Seman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Seman Life Expectancy

What is the average Seman lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Seman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Seman in 1944 was 53, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Seman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Seman 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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