Sitter Family History

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Sitter Name Meaning

German: possibly a variant of Sittig.

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

Similar surnames: Ditter, Sitzer, Satter, Sitler, Pitter, Suitter, Seitter, Sisler

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Sitter Family Origin

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Sitter Family Occupations

What did your Sitter ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Clerk and Gravel Roofer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sitter. A less common occupation for the Sitter family was Junk Dealer. The most common Sitter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 70% of Sitter's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Clerk

  • Gravel Roofer

  • Junk Dealer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Sitter ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Sitter Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Sitter. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sitter 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Sitter. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Sitter. For the veterans among your Sitter ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sitter Life Expectancy

What is the average Sitter lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Sitter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Sitter in 1953 was 51, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sitter

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sitter 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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