Sebald Family History

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Sebald Name Meaning

German (chiefly Bavaria) and French (Sébald): from the Germanic personal name Sebald, composed of the elements sigi ‘victory’ + bald ‘courageous’, ‘bold’. This was popular in Nuremburg, being the name of the city’s patron saint. Compare Seibold.

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

Similar surnames: Seewald, Seibold, Ewald, Bald, Gerald, Sebold, Seward, Sibbald, Nebel

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Sebald Family Origin

Where is the Sebald family from?

Sebald Family Occupations

What did your Sebald ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Sheet Metal Worker and Paid Domestic were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Sebald. 50% of Sebald men worked as a Sheet Metal Worker

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Sheet Metal Worker
  • Sheet Metal Works

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Paid Domestic

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Sebald Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Sebald. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sebald 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 560 immigration records available for the last name Sebald. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 3,000 military records available for the last name Sebald. For the veterans among your Sebald ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sebald Life Expectancy

What is the average Sebald lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Sebald life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Sebald in 1958 was 49, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sebald

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sebald 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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