Sunder Family History

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Sunder Name Meaning

Indian (southern states): Hindu name from Sanskrit sundara ‘beautiful’. This is only a given name in India, but has come to be used as a family name in the U.S. Among Tamil and Telugu speakers who have migrated away from their home state, it is a variant of Sundaram.

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

Similar surnames: Sander, Lander, Wunder, Sinder, Mander, Kinder, Gunner, Sandner

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Sunder Family Origin

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Sunder Family Occupations

What did your Sunder ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Sunder family was Coal Miner. Baker, Cabinet Maker and Clerk In Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sunder. The most common Sunder occupation in the USA was Baker. 8% of Sunder's were Bakers.

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  • Baker

  • Cabinet Maker

  • Clerk In Store

  • Coal Miner


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

Sunder Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Sunder. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sunder 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Sunder. 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 Sunder. For the veterans among your Sunder ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sunder Life Expectancy

What is the average Sunder lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2003, in the United States, Sunder life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Sunder in 1945 was 70, and 81 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sunder

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sunder 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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