Sewald Family History

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Sewald Name Meaning

German: variant of Seewald 1.

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


Similar surnames: Ewalt, Sebald, Dewald, Seewald, Sewall, Ostwald, Sawall, Sebold

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Sewald Family Origin

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Sewald Family Occupations

What did your Sewald ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Sewald occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Sewald's were Farmers. Farmer, Bookkeeper and Jeweler were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sewald. A less common occupation for the Sewald family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Bookkeeper

    8%
  • Jeweler

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%

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

Sewald Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Sewald. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sewaldcensus 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 Sewald

Passenger List

There are 327 immigration records available for the last name Sewald. 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 683 military records available for the last name Sewald. For the veterans among your Sewald ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sewald Life Expectancy

What is the average Sewald lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Sewald life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Sewald in 1949 was 56, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sewald

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sewald 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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