Seelig Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Seelig Name Meaning

German: habitational name from Seelig near Bamberg. German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for a cheerful person, variant of Selig.

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


Similar surnames: Selig, Seeliger, Seeley, Seeling, Heilig, Steig, Serlin, Seel

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Seelig Family Origin

Where is the Seelig family from?

SHOW MORE

Seelig Family Occupations

What did your Seelig ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Butcher

    33%
  • Shoemaker

    33%
  • Wax Refiner

    33%

In 1881, the most common Seelig occupation in the UK was Butcher. 33% of Seelig's were Butchers. Butcher and Shoemaker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Seelig. A less common occupation for the Seelig family was Wax Refiner.

Source: Census data for Seelig | Data not to scale

Seelig Historical Records

What Seelig family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Seelig ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Seelig

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Seelig Life Expectancy

What is the average Seelig lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Seelig 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Seelig Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)

Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Look up another name