Seccombe Family History

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Seccombe Name Meaning

English (Devon): habitational name from either of two places in Devon, both so named from the Old English personal name Secca + Old English cumb ‘valley’.

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

Similar surnames: Luscombe, Welcome, Coombe, Liscomb, Duncombe, Ledsome, Combe, Score

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Seccombe Family Origin

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Seccombe Family Occupations

What did your Seccombe ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Farmer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Seccombe. 3% of Seccombe men worked as a Farmer and 52% of Seccombe women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Seccombe were Colliery Hewer Below and Incapacitated

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Farmer
  • Lorry Driver
  • Retired
  • Colliery Hewer Below

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Private Means
  • Domestic Duties
  • Incapacitated

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

Seccombe Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Seccombe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Seccombe 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 28,000 immigration records available for the last name Seccombe. 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 915 military records available for the last name Seccombe. For the veterans among your Seccombe ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Seccombe Life Expectancy

What is the average Seccombe lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Seccombe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Seccombe in 1962 was 61, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Seccombe

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