Sitzman Family History

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Sitzman Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Sitzer. Respelling of German Sitzmann.

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

Similar surnames: Salzman, Ritzman, Siegman, Sigman, Mittman, Katzman, Saltzman

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Sitzman Family Origin

Where is the Sitzman family from?

Sitzman Family Occupations

What did your Sitzman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Keeping House, Carpenter and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sitzman. A less common occupation for the Sitzman family was Brick Layer. The most common Sitzman occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 21% of Sitzman's were Keeping Houses.

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  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter

  • Farmer

  • Brick Layer


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

Sitzman Historical Records

What Sitzman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Sitzman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sitzman 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 216 immigration records available for the last name Sitzman. 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 483 military records available for the last name Sitzman. For the veterans among your Sitzman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sitzman Life Expectancy

What is the average Sitzman lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Sitzman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Sitzman in 1956 was 50, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sitzman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sitzman 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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