Seiter Family History

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Seiter Name Meaning

German (Swabian): occupational name for a cobbler (see Sauter 1).

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


Similar surnames: Suiter, Seiger, Seiner, Seifer, Seider, Setter, Beiter, Reiter

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Seiter Family Origin

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Seiter Family Occupations

What did your Seiter ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Seiter. 20% of Seiter men worked as a Farmer and 16% of Seiter women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Seiter were Carpenter and Farmer Wife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    20%
  • Laborer
    13%
  • Salesman
    6%
  • Carpenter
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
    16%
  • Housewife
    11%
  • Stenographer
    11%
  • Farmer Wife
    10%

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

Seiter Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Seiter. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Seiter 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 Seiter. 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 Seiter. For the veterans among your Seiter ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Seiter Life Expectancy

What is the average Seiter lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Seiter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Seiter in 1949 was 64, and 76 in 2004.

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