Suess Name Meaning

German (Süss) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname or Jewish ornamental name from Middle High German, German süss ‘sweet’, ‘pleasant’, ‘agreeable’.

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


Similar surnames: Siess, Suss, Guess, Stoss, Russ, Gress, Ress, Mess, Kuss, Guss

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Suess Family Origin

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Suess Family Occupations

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  • Barber

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Merchant

    7%

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In 1880, Barber, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Suess. A less common occupation for the Suess family was Merchant. The most common Suess occupation in the USA was Barber. 7% of Suess's were Barbers.

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Suess Historical Records

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Suess Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Suess life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Suess in 1955 was 36, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Suess

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