Sommerfeldt Family History

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Sommerfeldt Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Sommerfeld.

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

Similar surnames: Sommerfeld, Summerfield, Rehfeldt, Sommer, Steinfeldt, Blumenfeld

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Sommerfeldt Family Origin

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Sommerfeldt Family Occupations

What did your Sommerfeldt ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Sommerfeldt occupation in the USA was Laborer. 100% of Sommerfeldt's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer


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

Sommerfeldt Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Sommerfeldt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sommerfeldt 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 511 immigration records available for the last name Sommerfeldt. 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 958 military records available for the last name Sommerfeldt. For the veterans among your Sommerfeldt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sommerfeldt Life Expectancy

What is the average Sommerfeldt lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Sommerfeldt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Sommerfeldt in 1946 was 25, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sommerfeldt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sommerfeldt 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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