Sluder Family History

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Sluder Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Schlüter (see Schluter). Altered spelling of South German Schluder, a nickname from Middle High German sludern ‘to dangle one’s legs’, the source of the dialect word schluderig ‘slovenly’, ‘untidy’.

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


Similar surnames: Puder, Loder, Buder, Slider, Sudler, Stuber, Seurer, Lader, Stader

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Sluder Family Origin

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Sluder Family Occupations

What did your Sluder ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Sluder family was Laborer. The most common Sluder occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Sluder's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sluder.

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  • Farmer

    54%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%

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

Sluder Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sluder. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sluder 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Sluder. 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 Sluder. For the veterans among your Sluder ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sluder Life Expectancy

What is the average Sluder lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Sluder life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Sluder in 1947 was 40, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sluder

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sluder 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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