Sellner Family History

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Sellner Name Meaning

South German: from Middle High German seldener ‘inhabitant of a selde’, i.e. a hut with a small kitchen-garden, but no agricultural land attached.

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

Similar surnames: Wellner, Gellner, Kellner, Feldner, Selle, Seiner, Speller, Zeller

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Sellner Family Origin

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Sellner Family Occupations

What did your Sellner ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Sellner occupation in the UK was Tailor. 100% of Sellner's were Tailors.

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  • Tailor


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Sellner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sellner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sellner 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 662 immigration records available for the last name Sellner. 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 Sellner. For the veterans among your Sellner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sellner Life Expectancy

What is the average Sellner lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Sellner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Sellner in 1961 was 41, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sellner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sellner 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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