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Sussman Family History

Sussman Name Meaning
German (Süssmann): elaborated form of Suess, literally ‘sweet man’.Jewish (Ashkenazic): from the Yiddish personal name Zusman, literally ‘sweet man’.

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

55,913 Historical Documents with Sussman on Ancestry.com
17,431 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
3,130 Military Records
6,624 Immigration Records
19,671 Census and Voter Lists
9,057 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Sussman Families

  • Number of Sussman families
     183 - 364
     62 - 182
     1 - 61
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Sussman families
     6 - 10
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Sussman last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Sussman census records

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Sussman Family Origin

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Sussman Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Sussman

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Sussman Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Sussman census records

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Sussman Civil War Service Records

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