Sult Family History

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Sult Name Meaning

North German: topographic name from Middle Low German sulte ‘salty spring’, ‘salt works’, or possibly an occupational name for someone engaged in the salt trade.

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

Similar surnames: Salt, Sault, Sale, Belt, Soll, Hult, Salb, Tuft, Pultz, Mula

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Sult Family Origin

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Sult Family Occupations

What did your Sult ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sult. A less common occupation for the Sult family was Farm Laborer. The most common Sult occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Sult's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Farm Laborer


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

Sult Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Sult. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sult 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 297 immigration records available for the last name Sult. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Sult. For the veterans among your Sult ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sult Life Expectancy

What is the average Sult lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Sult life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Sult in 1962 was 65, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sult

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sult 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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