Sealander Family History

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Sealander Name Meaning

German: altered spelling of German Seeländer, a status name from Middle High German sellant, sallant ‘manor’ for the person upon whom the manor was bestowed. Compare Saal 1. German: habitational and topographic name for a person from a place named Seeland in Schleswig-Holstein or from the Danish island so named. Americanized spelling of Swedish Sjölander, an ornamental name from sjö ‘sea’ + the common surname suffix -ander.

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


Similar surnames: Selander, Sjolander, Bolander, Welander, Melander, Lander, Levander

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Sealander Family Origin

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Sealander Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Stove Fitter

    25%
  • Works In Jeweler Shop

    25%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Sealander family was Works In Jeweler Shop. Farmer, Laborer and Stove Fitter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sealander. The most common Sealander occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Sealander's were Farmers.

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Sealander Historical Records

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Sealander Life Expectancy

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