Selhorst Family History

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Selhorst Name Meaning

North German: from a topographic (field) name, Seelhorst, near Hannover.

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


Similar surnames: Weghorst, Ter Horst, Stellhorn, Selders, Horst, Haselhorst, Barhorst

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Selhorst Family Origin

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Selhorst Family Occupations

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  • Tailor

    40%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Keeping House

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%

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In 1880, Tailor, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Selhorst. The most common Selhorst occupation in the USA was Tailor. 40% of Selhorst's were Tailors. A less common occupation for the Selhorst family was Laborer.

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Selhorst Historical Records

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Selhorst Life Expectancy

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