Sigafoss Family History

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Sigafoss Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Sigafoos, Searfoss, Gross, Strauss, Foss, Simos, Signore, Simmons

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Sigafoss Family Origin

Where is the Sigafoss family from?

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Sigafoss Family Occupations

What did your Sigafoss ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Dept Head and Attendant were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Sigafoss. 34% of Sigafoss men worked as a Dept Head

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Dept Head
    34%
  • Student Officer
    34%
  • Testing Chemisti
    34%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Attendant
    100%

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

Sigafoss Historical Records

What Sigafoss family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 75 census records available for the last name Sigafoss. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sigafoss 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Sigafoss. 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 10 military records available for the last name Sigafoss. For the veterans among your Sigafoss ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sigafoss Life Expectancy

What is the average Sigafoss lifespan?

Average Sigafoss life expectancy in 2002 was 82 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 74.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sigafoss

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sigafoss 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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