Semien Family History

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Semien Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Hungarian Semjén, from the ecclesiastical name Semjén, from Simeon.

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


Similar surnames: Simien, Remsen, Semper, Seelen, Hemken, Siemion, Levien, Sellen

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Semien Family Origin

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Semien Family Occupations

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

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Semien Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Semien. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Semien 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Semien. 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 Semien. For the veterans among your Semien ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Semien Life Expectancy

What is the average Semien lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Semien life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Semien in 1958 was 50, and 60 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Semien 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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