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Suits Family History

Suits Name Meaning
Probably an ethnic name for someone from Switzerland. This is a common surname in the Mohawk Valley and may be of Dutch or Palatine German origin, derived for example from Dutch Switser.

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

42,642 Historical Documents with Suits on Ancestry.com
8,614 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
3,268 Military Records
308 Immigration Records
9,489 Census and Voter Lists
20,963 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Suits Families

  • Number of Suits families
     38 - 73
     13 - 37
     1 - 12
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Suits families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Suits last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Suits census records

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Suits Family Origin

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Suits Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Suits

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Suits Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Suits census records

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Suits Civil War Service Records

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