Sitterly Family History

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Sitterly Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of South German Sitterli, Sitterle, occupational name for a shoemaker or tailor, from a diminutive of Middle High German suter ‘sewer’.

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


Similar surnames: Sutter, Fetterly, Fitterer, Tittel, Ritter, Rittel, Mitter, Guttery

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Sitterly Family Origin

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Sitterly Family Occupations

What did your Sitterly ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Librarian were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Sitterly. 30% of Sitterly men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Sitterly women worked as a Librarian. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sitterly were Bartender and Secretary

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    30%
  • Laborer
    17%
  • Manager
    13%
  • Bartender
    9%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Librarian
    50%
  • Secretary
    50%

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

Sitterly Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sitterly. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sitterly 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 152 immigration records available for the last name Sitterly. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 414 military records available for the last name Sitterly. For the veterans among your Sitterly ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sitterly Life Expectancy

What is the average Sitterly lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Sitterly life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Sitterly in 1944 was 47, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sitterly

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sitterly 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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