Siefert Family History

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Siefert Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: from a personal name, a local form of Siegfried. altered spelling of Seifert.

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

Similar surnames: Sievert, Siefer, Siever, Siewert, Sieffert, Siegert, Siefker, Siebert

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Siefert Family Origin

Where is the Siefert family from?

Siefert Family Occupations

What did your Siefert ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Siefert family was Laborer. The most common Siefert occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Siefert's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Siefert.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter

  • Laborer


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

Siefert Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Siefert. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Siefert 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Siefert. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Siefert. For the veterans among your Siefert ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Siefert Life Expectancy

What is the average Siefert lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Siefert life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Siefert in 1949 was 68, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Siefert

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Siefert 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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