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Sitzer Name Meaning

German: from an agent derivative of Middle High German siz ‘seat’, ‘domicile’ (see Sitz). Jewish (Ashkenazic): from Yiddish zitsn ‘to sit’, possibly applied as a nickname for a stallholder in a marketplace, or else for someone who spent most of his time in study.

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


Similar surnames: Setzer, Fitzer, Stitzer, Spitzer, Pitzer, Stier, Smetzer, Butzer

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Sitzer Family Origin

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Sitzer Family Occupations

What did your Sitzer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Labor and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sitzer. The most common Sitzer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Sitzer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Sitzer family was Dresser Tender.

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Farm Labor

    6%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Dresser Tender

    3%

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Sitzer Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Sitzer ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Sitzer Life Expectancy

What is the average Sitzer lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, Sitzer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Sitzer in 1961 was 40, and 79 in 2004.

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