Sevin Family History

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Sevin Name Meaning

German: topographic name from a dialect term for a kind of juniper (Juniperus sabina).

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

Similar surnames: Selin, Levin, Stein, Dein, Devi, Nevin, Shein, Even, Senn, Wein

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Sevin Family Origin

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Sevin Family Occupations

What did your Sevin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Sevin family was Cigar Manuf.. Laborer, Farmer and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sevin. The most common Sevin occupation in the USA was Laborer. 31% of Sevin's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Cooper

  • Cigar Manuf.


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

Sevin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Sevin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sevin 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 654 immigration records available for the last name Sevin. 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 754 military records available for the last name Sevin. For the veterans among your Sevin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sevin Life Expectancy

What is the average Sevin lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Sevin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Sevin in 1945 was 38, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sevin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sevin 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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