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Seda Name Meaning

Jewish (Sephardic) and Catalan: metonymic occupational name for a silk merchant, from seda ‘silk’. Portuguese: habitational name from a place so called in the Portuguese region of Alentejo. Czech (Šeda): nickname from the adjective šedý ‘gray(-haired)’. Polish (Seda): from Seda, a pet form of the Polish personal names Sedzimir, composed of the elements sadzic ‘to judge’ + mir ‘peace’, or Sedziwoj, from sadzic ‘to judge’ + woj ‘warrior’.

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


Similar surnames: Sada, Seta, Serda, Sera, Reda, Sava, Sens, Ueda, Meda, Vida

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Seda Family Origin

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Seda Family Occupations

What did your Seda ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Seda occupation in the USA was Stone Mason. 50% of Seda's were Stone Masons. Stone Mason and Wood Finisher were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Seda.

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  • Stone Mason

    50%
  • Wood Finisher

    50%

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Seda Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Seda. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Seda 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Seda. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Seda. For the veterans among your Seda ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Seda Life Expectancy

What is the average Seda lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Seda life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Seda in 1943 was 26, and 76 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Seda 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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