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Surma Name Meaning

Polish: metonymic occupational name for a trumpet or horn player, from surma ‘trumpet’, ‘horn’.

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


Similar surnames: Skurka, Sura, Furman, Strama, Suba, Subia, Torma, Sturman, Summa

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Surma Family Origin

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Surma Family Occupations

What did your Surma ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Surma occupation in the USA was Laborer. 100% of Surma's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    100%

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

Surma Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Surma. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Surma 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Surma. 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 Surma. For the veterans among your Surma ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Surma Life Expectancy

What is the average Surma lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Surma life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Surma in 1949 was 50, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Surma

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Surma 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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