Sittler Family History

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Sittler Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived in a place where water collected, from sütte(l) ‘puddle’, ‘pool’ + the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant.

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

Similar surnames: Suttner, Distler, Spittler, Mittler, Rittner, Mitter, Sittner

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Sittler Family Origin

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Sittler Family Occupations

What did your Sittler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Sittler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Sittler's were Farmers. Farmer, Photographer and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sittler. A less common occupation for the Sittler family was Boot And Shoe Maker.

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  • Farmer

  • Photographer

  • At Home

  • Boot And Shoe Maker


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

Sittler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Sittler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sittler 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 457 immigration records available for the last name Sittler. 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 728 military records available for the last name Sittler. For the veterans among your Sittler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sittler Life Expectancy

What is the average Sittler lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Sittler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Sittler in 1943 was 27, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sittler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sittler 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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