Sieling Family History

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Sieling Name Meaning

North German: patronymic from a short form of the Germanic personal name Sigilo, of which the first element is sigi ‘victory’.

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

Similar surnames: Siglin, Giesing, Selin, Seering, Keeling, Willing, Seeling, Dilling

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Sieling Family Origin

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Sieling Family Occupations

What did your Sieling ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Sieling occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Sieling's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Sieling family was Farmer-Servant. Farmer, Board House Keeper and Clerk In Dry Goods Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sieling.

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  • Farmer

  • Board House Keeper

  • Clerk In Dry Goods Store

  • Farmer-Servant


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

Sieling Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Sieling. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sieling 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 815 immigration records available for the last name Sieling. 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 442 military records available for the last name Sieling. For the veterans among your Sieling ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sieling Life Expectancy

What is the average Sieling lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Sieling life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Sieling in 1958 was 56, and 25 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sieling

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sieling 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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