Sundermeyer Family History

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Sundermeyer Name Meaning

North German: distinguishing name from Middle Low German sunder ‘wooded area of common land’ + meier ‘tenant farmer’. variant of Sunderman 2.

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

Similar surnames: Buddemeyer, Wedemeyer, Lindenmeyer, Sandmeyer, Neumeyer, Angermeier

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Sundermeyer Family Origin

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Sundermeyer Family Occupations

What did your Sundermeyer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Sundermeyer. The most common Sundermeyer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Sundermeyer's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House


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

Sundermeyer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Sundermeyer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sundermeyer 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 274 immigration records available for the last name Sundermeyer. 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 223 military records available for the last name Sundermeyer. For the veterans among your Sundermeyer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sundermeyer Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Sundermeyer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Sundermeyer in 1962 was 77, and 85 in 2003.

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