Seed Name Meaning

from Middle English sede ‘seed’; a metonymic occupational name for a gardener or husbandman, or a nickname for a small person. from a late Old English personal name, Sida, a post-Conquest short form of compound names formed with sidu ‘custom’, ‘manner’; ‘morality’, ‘purity’ as the first element.

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


Similar surnames: Seid, Seek, Peed, Beed, Sneed, See, Weed, Leed, Seel, Speed

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Seed Family Origin

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Seed Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    11%
  • Annuitant

    2%
  • Butcher

    2%
  • Labourer

    2%

In 1881, the most common Seed occupation in the UK was Farmer. 11% of Seed's were Farmers. Farmer, Annuitant and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Seed. A less common occupation for the Seed family was Labourer.

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Seed Historical Records

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Seed Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2004, Seed life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Seed in 1961 was 51, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Seed

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