Seiss Family History

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Seiss Name Meaning

habitational name from Seis, Tyrol. variant of Seitz. variant of Seith.

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


Similar surnames: Heiss, Reiss, Weiss, Deiss, Geiss, Seiser, Preiss, Twiss, Sens, Reis

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Seiss Family Origin

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Seiss Family Occupations

What did your Seiss ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Seiss. The most common Seiss occupation in the USA was Farmer. 14% of Seiss's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Seiss family was Boiler Maker.

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  • Farmer

    14%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • At Home

    5%
  • Boiler Maker

    5%

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Seiss Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Seiss Life Expectancy

What is the average Seiss lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Seiss life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Seiss in 1956 was 54, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Seiss

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Seiss 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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