Sidell Family History

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Sidell Name Meaning

English (Norfolk): variant of Siddall. Possibly a respelling of German Seidel.

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

Similar surnames: Idell, Sidel, Siddell, Stell, Seidell, Zibell, Wadell, Siddle, Bodell

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Sidell Family Origin

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Sidell Family Occupations

What did your Sidell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Sidell family was Keeping House. Farmer, Blacksmith and Clerk In Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sidell. The most common Sidell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Sidell's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Clerk In Store

  • Keeping House


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

Sidell Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Sidell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sidell 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 384 immigration records available for the last name Sidell. 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 Sidell. For the veterans among your Sidell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sidell Life Expectancy

What is the average Sidell lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Sidell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Sidell in 1950 was 46, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sidell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sidell 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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