Selders Family History

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Selders Name Meaning

German: topographic or status name, from Middle High German selder ‘dweller in a hut or peasant’s cottage’.

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


Similar surnames: Helder, Seider, Penders, Selzer, Ellers, Seiders, Elbers, Gelder

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Selders Family Origin

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Selders Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Blacksmith

    7%
  • Butcher

    3%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Selders family was Butcher. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Selders. The most common Selders occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Selders's were Farmers.

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Selders Historical Records

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Selders Life Expectancy

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