Selmon Family History

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Selmon Name Meaning

Variant of English or Jewish Selman.

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


Similar surnames: Sellman, Seldon, Seamon, Selman, Sermon, Semon, Salmon, Zelman

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Selmon Family Origin

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Selmon Family Occupations

What did your Selmon ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Barman and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Selmon. 9% of Selmon men worked as a Barman and 55% of Selmon women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Selmon were Coal Miner Below and Private Means

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Barman
    9%
  • Chartered Accountant
    9%
  • Clerk Grocery Wholesale
    9%
  • Coal Miner Below
    9%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    55%
  • Unpaid Domestic
    19%
  • Incapacitated
    10%
  • Private Means
    10%

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

Selmon Historical Records

What Selmon family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Selmon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Selmon 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 274 immigration records available for the last name Selmon. 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 342 military records available for the last name Selmon. For the veterans among your Selmon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Selmon Life Expectancy

What is the average Selmon lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Selmon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Selmon in 1962 was 68, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Selmon

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Selmon 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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