Sundet Family History

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Sundet Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads named with the definite singular form of sund ‘strait’, ‘sound’.

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

Similar surnames: Sunde, Sundt, Sund, Lunden, Sanden, Lunder, Sander, Lunde, Sande

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Sundet Family Origin

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Sundet Family Occupations

What did your Sundet ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Sundet occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Sundet's were Farmers. Farmer and Hotel Proprietor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Sundet.

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  • Farmer

  • Hotel Proprietor


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

Sundet Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Sundet. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sundet 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 322 immigration records available for the last name Sundet. 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 156 military records available for the last name Sundet. For the veterans among your Sundet ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sundet Life Expectancy

What is the average Sundet lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Sundet life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Sundet in 1963 was 83, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sundet

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sundet 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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