Seng Name Meaning

topographic name for someone who lived by land cleared by fire, from Middle High German sengen ‘to singe or burn’. habitational name from a place so named in Bavaria.

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


Similar surnames: Eng, Weng, Meng, Sang, Geng, Senf, Sens, Wang, Seck, Feng

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Seng Family Origin

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Seng Family Occupations

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  • Clock Maker

    25%
  • Clockmaker

    25%
  • Dress Maker (Mistress)

    25%
  • Watchmaker

    25%

In 1881, Clock Maker, Clockmaker and Dress Maker (Mistress) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Seng. The most common Seng occupation in the UK was Clock Maker. 25% of Seng's were Clock Makers. A less common occupation for the Seng family was Watchmaker.

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Seng Historical Records

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Seng Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Seng life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Seng in 1950 was 42, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Seng

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