Sugrue Family History

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Sugrue Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Siochfhradha ‘descendant of Siochfhradh’, a personal name representing a Gaelicized form of an Old Norse cognate of Germanic Siegfried. The surname is largely confined to County Kerry.

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

Similar surnames: Gruel, Ruge, Currie, Guire, Shugrue, Suire, Sughrue, Surrey, Brue

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Sugrue Family Origin

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Sugrue Family Occupations

What did your Sugrue ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Sugrue occupation in the USA was Laborer. 48% of Sugrue's were Laborers. Laborer, Stone Mason and Works In Rubber Mill were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sugrue. A less common occupation for the Sugrue family was Coal Shoveller.

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  • Laborer

  • Stone Mason

  • Works In Rubber Mill

  • Coal Shoveller


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

Sugrue Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Sugrue. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sugrue 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Sugrue. 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 Sugrue. For the veterans among your Sugrue ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sugrue Life Expectancy

What is the average Sugrue lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Sugrue life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Sugrue in 1950 was 39, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sugrue

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sugrue 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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