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Sutera Name Meaning

Italian (Sicily): habitational name from a place so called in Caltanisetta.

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


Similar surnames: Butera, Salera, Matera, Dutra, Rivera, Suter, Stern, Soter, Sera

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Where is the Sutera family from?

You can see how Sutera families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Sutera family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1880 and 1920. The most Sutera families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 3 Sutera families living in Dakota Territory. This was 100% of all the recorded Sutera's in the USA. Dakota Territory had the highest population of Sutera families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Sutera surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Sutera ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Sutera. 18% of Sutera men worked as a Laborer and 34% of Sutera women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sutera were Fisherman and Examiner.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    18%
  • Barber
    10%
  • Salesman
    9%
  • Fisherman
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Operator
    34%
  • Candy Packer
    15%
  • Dressmaker
    15%
  • Examiner
    10%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Sutera. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sutera census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Sutera. 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 Cards

There are 572 military records available for the last name Sutera. For the veterans among your Sutera ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Sutera lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Sutera life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Sutera in 1945 was 48, and 80 in 2004.

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