Secor Family History

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Secor Name Meaning

Altered form of Dutch Seger. Altered spelling of French Canadian Sicard.

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

Similar surnames: Secore, Secord, Secoy, Recor, Pecor, Seber, Record, Seck, Hector

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Secor Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Secor name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Secor. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • France


  • Italy


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Secor Family Origin

Where is the Secor family from?

Secor Family Occupations

What did your Secor ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Secor family was Carpenter. The most common Secor occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Secor's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Secor.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter


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

Secor Historical Records

What Secor family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 19,000 census records available for the last name Secor. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Secor 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 893 immigration records available for the last name Secor. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Secor. For the veterans among your Secor ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Secor Life Expectancy

What is the average Secor lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Secor life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Secor in 1956 was 30, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Secor

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Secor 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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