Sidman Family History

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Sidman Name Meaning

English: unexplained. Swedish: unexplained.

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

Similar surnames: Gedman, Siman, Kidman, Stidman, Silman, Sirman, Edman, Widman

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Sidman Family Origin

Where is the Sidman family from?

Sidman Family Occupations

What did your Sidman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Sidman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Sidman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Sidman family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Bookeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sidman.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Bookeeper

  • Carpenter


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

Sidman Historical Records

What Sidman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Sidman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sidman 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 513 immigration records available for the last name Sidman. 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 708 military records available for the last name Sidman. For the veterans among your Sidman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sidman Life Expectancy

What is the average Sidman lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Sidman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Sidman in 1957 was 57, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sidman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sidman 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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