Seck Family History

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Seck Name Meaning

North German: topographic name for someone who lived in a damp place, from Low German seck ‘wet land’, or a habitational name from Seck near Limburg. Dutch: nickname from a Dutch spelling of French sec ‘dry’.

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

Similar surnames: Heck, Beck, Peck, Reck, Sack, Senk, Deck, Eck, Leck, Speck

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Seck Family Origin

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Seck Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common Seck occupation in the UK was Retired Schoolmaster. 100% of Seck's were Retired Schoolmasters.

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  • Retired Schoolmaster


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Seck Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Seck. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Seck 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 918 immigration records available for the last name Seck. 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 894 military records available for the last name Seck. For the veterans among your Seck ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Seck Life Expectancy

What is the average Seck lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Seck life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Seck in 1954 was 43, and 51 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Seck

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Seck 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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