Sura Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Polish Szura, a nickname from szurac ‘to shuffle’ or from Old Polish szura ‘brother-in-law’. Indian (Gujarat): Hindu (Vania) and Muslim name of unknown meaning.

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


Similar surnames: Dura, Sur, Kara, Gura, Suri, Susa, Lura, Sera, Saha, Jura

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Sura Family Origin

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Sura Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Farming

    25%
  • Teamster

    25%
  • Wood Polisher

    25%

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In 1880, the most common Sura occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Sura's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Sura family was Wood Polisher. Farmer, Farming and Teamster were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sura.

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Sura Historical Records

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Sura Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Sura life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Sura in 1956 was 62, and 89 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sura

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