Sera Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Sera Name Meaning

Catalan: most probably a mispelling of Catalan Serra. Italian: from a short form of a personal name with this ending, such as Baldisera, B(u)onasera. Hungarian: unexplained. Japanese: written with characters meaning either ‘good’ and ‘world’ or ‘west’ and ‘silk gauze’. This name is not common in Japan and may be Ryukyuan in origin.

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

Similar surnames: Seta, Bera, Serra, Seda, Gera, Iseri, Pera, Serda, Sara, Shera

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Sera Family Origin

Where is the Sera family from?

Sera Family Occupations

What did your Sera ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Carpenter, Farmer and Gardner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sera. A less common occupation for the Sera family was Keeping House. The most common Sera occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 14% of Sera's were Carpenters.

View Census data for Sera | Data not to scale

  • Carpenter

  • Farmer

  • Gardner

  • Keeping House


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

Sera Historical Records

What Sera family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Sera. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sera 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 Sera

Passenger List

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Sera. 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.

View all Sera immigration records

Draft Card

There are 594 military records available for the last name Sera. For the veterans among your Sera ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Sera military records

You've only scratched the surface of Sera family history.

Sera Life Expectancy

What is the average Sera lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Sera life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Sera in 1962 was 76, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sera

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sera 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.

Famous Sera Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name