Suver Family History

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Suver Name Meaning

Americanized form of Süver, nickname from the Low German equivalent of standard German sauber ‘clean’.(Süver) from a reduced form of the Germanic personal name Siegwart, composed of sig ‘victory’ + wart ‘guardian’.

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

Similar surnames: Suer, Suber, Stuver, Uber, Haver, Huver, Sever, Kover, Steer, Buser

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Suver Family Origin

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Suver Family Occupations

What did your Suver ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Suver occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Suver's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Suver. A less common occupation for the Suver family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Farming


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

Suver Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Suver. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Suver 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 89 immigration records available for the last name Suver. 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 281 military records available for the last name Suver. For the veterans among your Suver ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Suver Life Expectancy

What is the average Suver lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Suver life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Suver in 1963 was 79, and 51 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Suver

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Suver 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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