Seele Family History

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Seele Name Meaning

topographic name from Middle Low German sele ‘meadow’, ‘bog’. metonymic occupational name for a harness maker, from Middle Low German sele ‘harness’.

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


Similar surnames: Seel, Selle, Seeley, Weese, Steele, Sale, Seese, Abele, Skeel, Seeber

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Seele Family Origin

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Seele Family Occupations

What did your Seele ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Assistant Dispenser and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Seele. 15% of Seele men worked as an Assistant Dispenser and 29% of Seele women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Seele were Goods Porter (railway) and Housemaid

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Assistant Dispenser
    15%
  • Builders Labourer
    15%
  • Electrician
    15%
  • Goods Porter (railway)
    15%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    29%
  • Assistant Housekeeper
    15%
  • Householder
    15%
  • Housemaid
    15%

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

Seele Historical Records

What Seele family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Seele. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Seele census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Seele

Passenger List

There are 850 immigration records available for the last name Seele. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Seele. For the veterans among your Seele ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Seele Life Expectancy

What is the average Seele lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Seele life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Seele in 1951 was 37, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Seele

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Seele 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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