Sundt Family History

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Sundt Name Meaning

Norwegian and Swedish: variant of Sund. North German: habitational name from places named Stralsund or Sunden. North German: topographic name from Middle Low German sunt ‘narrows’. North German: nickname from Middle Low German sunt ‘healthy’, ‘unhurt’.

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

Similar surnames: Sund, Bunde, Sunde, Hundt, Mundt, Sundet, Sand, Sult, Fendt, Sando

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Sundt Family Origin

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Sundt Family Occupations

What did your Sundt ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Sundt family was Tailoring. The most common Sundt occupation in the USA was Baker. 33% of Sundt's were Bakers. Baker and Dentist were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Sundt.

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  • Baker

  • Dentist

  • Tailoring


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

Sundt Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Sundt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sundt 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 Sundt. 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 714 military records available for the last name Sundt. For the veterans among your Sundt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sundt Life Expectancy

What is the average Sundt lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Sundt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Sundt in 1962 was 76, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sundt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sundt 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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