Suther Family History

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Suther Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Suter.

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

Similar surnames: Suter, Suthers, Souther, Huther, Sutter, Ruther, Sauter, Ryther

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Suther Family Origin

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Suther Family Occupations

What did your Suther ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Suther occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Suther's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Suther family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Suther.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter

  • Laborer


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

Suther Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Suther Life Expectancy

What is the average Suther lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Suther life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Suther in 1947 was 32, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Suther

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Suther 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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