Susman Family History

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Susman Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Süssmann or a variant spelling of Jewish Sussman (see Sussman). This is also found as a Slovenian name.

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


Similar surnames: Gusman, Sussman, Zusman, Furman, Rutman, Seeman, Sturman, Osman

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Susman Family Origin

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Susman Family Occupations

What did your Susman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Susman occupation in the USA was Clothing Store. 25% of Susman's were Clothing Stores. A less common occupation for the Susman family was Confectioner. Clothing Store, Barber Shop and Cigars Wholesale were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Susman.

View Census data for Susman | Data not to scale

  • Clothing Store

    25%
  • Barber Shop

    8%
  • Cigars Wholesale

    8%
  • Confectioner

    8%

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

Susman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Susman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Susman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Susman

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Susman. 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 Susman. For the veterans among your Susman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Susman Life Expectancy

What is the average Susman lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Susman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Susman in 1953 was 46, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Susman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Susman 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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