Snyder Family History

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Snyder Name Meaning

Dutch: occupational name for a tailor, from an agent derivative of Middle Dutch sniden ‘to cut’. Americanized form of German Schneider.

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


Similar surnames: Snider, Sneider, Sayer, Nader, Seyer, Spader, Seader, Sander, Sluder

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Snyder Family Origin

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Snyder Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common Snyder occupation in the UK was Agent. 100% of Snyder's were Agents.

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  • Agent

    100%

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Snyder Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Snyder. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Snyder 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 Snyder. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Snyder. For the veterans among your Snyder ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Snyder Life Expectancy

What is the average Snyder lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Snyder life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Snyder in 1940 was 49, and 76 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Snyder 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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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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