Sugden Family History

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Sugden Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in West Yorkshire, so called from Old English sucga ‘sparrow’ (or other small bird) + denu ‘valley’.

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


Similar surnames: Ogden, Burden, Selden, Munden, Cowden, Spoden, Rowden, Budden, Sanden

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Sugden Family Origin

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Sugden Family Occupations

What did your Sugden ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Coal Miner and Worsted Weaver were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sugden. The most common Sugden occupation in the UK was Farmer. 3% of Sugden's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Sugden family was Joiner.

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  • Farmer

    3%
  • Coal Miner

    2%
  • Worsted Weaver

    2%
  • Joiner

    2%

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

Sugden Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Sugden Life Expectancy

What is the average Sugden lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Sugden life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Sugden in 1948 was 61, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sugden

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sugden 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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