Suhre Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Suhre Name Meaning

North German and Swedish: variant of Suhr. German: nickname for a spotty person, from Middle Low German sure ‘pimple’, ‘pustule’.

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


Similar surnames: Suhr, Suh, Uhr, Kahre, Shie, Spire, Fuhrer, Spare, Sur, Durre

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Suhre Family Origin

Where is the Suhre family from?

Suhre Family Occupations

What did your Suhre ancestors do for a living?

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

View Census data for Suhre | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    54%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Brick Mason

    3%
  • Brickmason

    3%

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

Suhre Historical Records

What Suhre family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Suhre. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Suhre 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 Suhre

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Suhre. 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.

View all Suhre immigration records

Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Suhre. For the veterans among your Suhre ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Suhre military records

You've only scratched the surface of Suhre family history.

Suhre Life Expectancy

What is the average Suhre lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Suhre life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Suhre in 1953 was 53, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Suhre

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Suhre 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.

Famous Suhre Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Look up another name