Suttner Family History

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Suttner Name Meaning

South German (also Süttner): topographic name for someone who lived in a wet, boggy place, from the genitive of Middle High German sutte ‘puddle’, ‘marsh’ + -er suffix denoting an inhabitant, or a habitational name for someone from a place called Sutten, named with this word.

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


Similar surnames: Sutter, Putter, Kuttner, Rittner, Mutter, Lattner, Sittner, Buttler

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Suttner Family Origin

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Suttner Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Suttner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Suttner's were Farmers. Farmer and Butcher were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Suttner.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Butcher

    33%

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Suttner Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Suttner Life Expectancy

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Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Suttner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Suttner in 1961 was 52, and 84 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Suttner 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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