Susa Family History

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Susa Name Meaning

Hungarian: metronymic from an archaic spelling of the female personal name Zsuzsa, a short form of Zsuzsanna, Hungarian form of Susanna. Slovenian (Suša, Šuša): unflattering nickname from suša, (dialect šuša) ‘scraggy or scrawny fellow’.

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

Similar surnames: Busa, Basa, Susan, Tusa, Kula, Sura, Suss, Suba, Sas, Kusz

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Susa Family Origin

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Susa Family Occupations

What did your Susa ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

  • Sailor


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

Susa Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Susa. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Susa 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 926 immigration records available for the last name Susa. 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 483 military records available for the last name Susa. For the veterans among your Susa ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Susa Life Expectancy

What is the average Susa lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Susa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Susa in 1962 was 65, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Susa

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Susa 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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