Seifer Family History

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Seifer Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Siegfried. Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a soap maker, from an agent derivative of German Seife, Yiddish zeyf ‘soap’.

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

Similar surnames: Seiler, Seiger, Seider, Reifer, Seiner, Leifer, Geiger, Seifert

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Seifer Family Origin

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Seifer Family Occupations

What did your Seifer ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Waitress was the top reported job for people in the UK named Seifer.

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Waitress

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

Seifer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Seifer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Seifer 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Seifer. 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 506 military records available for the last name Seifer. For the veterans among your Seifer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Seifer Life Expectancy

What is the average Seifer lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Seifer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Seifer in 1954 was 57, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Seifer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Seifer 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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