Stuessy Family History

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Stuessy Name Meaning

Swiss German (Stüssy, Stüssi): nickname for a grumpy person, agent derivative from Alemannic dialect stüssen ‘to be angry’.

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


Similar surnames: Stoesz, Stoss, Suess, Steeley, Stueve, Steely, Steeby, Tussey, Stuebs

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Stuessy Family Origin

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Stuessy Family Occupations

What did your Stuessy ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Shoemaker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Stuessy. The most common Stuessy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Stuessy's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Stuessy family was Stone Mason.

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Shoemaker

    13%
  • Stone Mason

    13%

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

Stuessy Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Stuessy Life Expectancy

What is the average Stuessy lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Stuessy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Stuessy in 1963 was 85, and 94 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stuessy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stuessy 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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