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Seymour Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Saint-Maur-des-Fossées in Seine, northern France, or possibly from Saint-Maur-sur-Loire in Touraine. Both places are named from the dedication of the church there to St. Maur (see Moore 3).

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

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Seymour Family Origin

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Seymour Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Seymour family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Seymour. The most common Seymour occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Seymour's were Farmers.

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Seymour Historical Records

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Seymour Life Expectancy

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