Seymour Family History

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Seymour Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Saint-Maur-des-Fossées in Seine, northern France, or possibly from Saint-Maur-sur-Loire in Touraine. Both places are named from the dedication of the church there to St. Maur (see Moore 3).

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

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Seymour Family Origin

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Seymour Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%
  • Coal Miner

    3%
  • Labourer

    2%
  • Bricklayer

    2%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Coal Miner and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Seymour. A less common occupation for the Seymour family was Bricklayer. The most common Seymour occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 5% of Seymour's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Seymour Historical Records

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Seymour Life Expectancy

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