Sieve Name Meaning

North German (Oldenburg): from a short form of a Germanic personal name formed with sigi ‘victory’ as the first element.

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


Similar surnames: Siever, Siebe, Seese, Steve, Riewe, Sieben, Sien, Sieger, Diede

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Sieve Family Origin

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Sieve Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Coal Dealer

    33%

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In 1880, the most common Sieve occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Sieve's were Farmers. Farmer and Coal Dealer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Sieve.

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Sieve Historical Records

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Sieve Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2004, Sieve life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Sieve in 1961 was 57, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sieve

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