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Summit Family Origin

Where is the Summit family from?

Summit Family Occupations

What did your Summit ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Summit family was Carpenter. The most common Summit occupation in the USA was Farmer. 51% of Summit's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Summit.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter


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

Summit Historical Records

What Summit family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Summit. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Summit 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 161 immigration records available for the last name Summit. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Summit. For the veterans among your Summit ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Summit Life Expectancy

What is the average Summit lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Summit life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Summit in 1957 was 35, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Summit

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Summit 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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