Sluyter Family History

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Sluyter Name Meaning

Dutch: variant spelling of Sluiter.

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


Similar surnames: Slagter, Slayter, Sluiter, Sauter, Saulter, Sliter, Suter, Slauter

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Sluyter Family Origin

Where is the Sluyter family from?

Sluyter Family Occupations

What did your Sluyter ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Sluyter family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Carpenter and Dress Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sluyter. The most common Sluyter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Sluyter's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Dress Maker

    7%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%

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

Sluyter Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sluyter. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sluyter census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Sluyter

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Sluyter. 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 Sluyter. For the veterans among your Sluyter ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sluyter Life Expectancy

What is the average Sluyter lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Sluyter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Sluyter in 1956 was 53, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sluyter

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sluyter 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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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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