Zeiders Family History

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Zeiders Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Seiders, reflecting the German pronunciation of the initial s.

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

Similar surnames: Zeiter, Zeiger, Zeier, Siders, Zeiner, Seiders, Feider, Selders

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Zeiders Family Origin

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Zeiders Family Occupations

What did your Zeiders ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Zeiders family was Chopping Wood. The most common Zeiders occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Zeiders's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Zeiders.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Blacksmith

  • Chopping Wood


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

Zeiders Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Zeiders. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Zeiders 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 50 immigration records available for the last name Zeiders. 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 592 military records available for the last name Zeiders. For the veterans among your Zeiders ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Zeiders Life Expectancy

What is the average Zeiders lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Zeiders life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Zeiders in 1955 was 48, and 79 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Zeiders 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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