Serge Family History

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Serge Name Meaning

metonymic occupational name for a maker or seller of serge, a type of woolen fabric, from Old French sarge. from the personal name Serge (Latin Sergius, of obscure origin). The name was borne by several early martyrs and a pope.

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

Similar surnames: Serpe, Berge, Verge, Pere, Sorge, Seger, Jerge, Serie, Bergen, Large

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Serge Family Origin

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Serge Family Occupations

What did your Serge ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Serge occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 33% of Serge's were Blacksmiths. A less common occupation for the Serge family was Harness Maker. Blacksmith and Carpenter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Serge.

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  • Blacksmith

  • Carpenter

  • Harness Maker


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Serge Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Serge. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Serge 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 526 immigration records available for the last name Serge. 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 Serge. For the veterans among your Serge ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Serge Life Expectancy

What is the average Serge lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Serge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Serge in 1959 was 60, and 54 in 2004.

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