Serres Family History

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Serres Name Meaning

Catalan and southern French (Occitan): habitational name from any of the places so named in Catalonia and southern and eastern France. Catalan and Occitan: topographic name from serres, the plural of Catalan serra and Occitan serre ‘ridge’, ‘chain of hills’.

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

Similar surnames: Terres, Serra, Torres, Verges, Sires, Hermes, Herren, Serie, Gerren

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Serres Family Origin

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Serres Family Occupations

What did your Serres ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Baker and Dairy Man were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Serres. The most common Serres occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Serres's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Serres family was Retail Food Store.

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  • Farmer

  • Baker

  • Dairy Man

  • Retail Food Store


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

Serres Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Serres. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Serres 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 665 immigration records available for the last name Serres. 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 646 military records available for the last name Serres. For the veterans among your Serres ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Serres Life Expectancy

What is the average Serres lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Serres life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Serres in 1957 was 58, and 86 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Serres 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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