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Siegman Surname Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Siegmann . Americanized form of German Siegmann .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022


Similar surnames: Sigman, Nierman, Spielman, Stiegman, Kielman, Seelman, Sitzman

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Where is the Siegman family from?

You can see how Siegman families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Siegman family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1880 and 1920. The most Siegman families were found in USA in 1920. In 1891 there was 1 Siegman family living in Surrey. This was about 50% of all the recorded Siegman's in United Kingdom. Surrey and 1 other county had the highest population of Siegman families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Siegman surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Siegman ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Saleslady were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Siegman. 24% of Siegman men worked as a Salesman and 18% of Siegman women worked as a Saleslady. Some less common occupations for Americans named Siegman were Laborer and Seamstress. .

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

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Salesman
    24%
  • Clerk
    12%
  • Farmer
    9%
  • Laborer
    7%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Saleslady
    18%
  • Bookkeeper
    14%
  • Housewife
    9%
  • Seamstress
    9%
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Census Records

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Siegman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Siegman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 760 immigration records available for the last name Siegman. 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 Cards

There are 422 military records available for the last name Siegman. For the veterans among your Siegman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Siegman lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Siegman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Siegman in 1956 was 34, and 84 in 2004.

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