Siemens Family History

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Siemens Name Meaning

North German: patronymic from the personal name Siem.

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


Similar surnames: Siemers, Stevens, Siebers, Sieben, Siemsen, Siems, Clemens, Pieters

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Siemens Family Origin

Where is the Siemens family from?

Siemens Family Occupations

What did your Siemens ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Siemens. 42% of Siemens men worked as a Farmer and 34% of Siemens women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Siemens were Mechanic and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    42%
  • Laborer
    18%
  • Salesman
    8%
  • Mechanic
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
    34%
  • Assembler
    17%
  • Housework
    17%
  • Stenographer
    17%

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

Siemens Historical Records

What Siemens family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Siemens. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Siemens 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Siemens. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Siemens. For the veterans among your Siemens ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Siemens Life Expectancy

What is the average Siemens lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Siemens life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Siemens in 1962 was 68, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Siemens

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Siemens 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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