Surbaugh Family History

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Surbaugh Name Meaning

Altered form of German Surbach, a habitational name from a minor place named with Middle Low German sur ‘sour’ (or sure ‘sorrel’) + beke ‘creek’. In Germany this surname occurs chiefly in the Ruhr.

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


Similar surnames: Sirbaugh, Sharbaugh, Silbaugh, Arbaugh, Lushbaugh, Tombaugh, Carbaugh

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Surbaugh Family Origin

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Surbaugh Family Occupations

What did your Surbaugh ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Surbaugh occupation in the USA was Farmer. 68% of Surbaugh's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Clerks In Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Surbaugh. A less common occupation for the Surbaugh family was Doctor.

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  • Farmer

    68%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Clerks In Store

    4%
  • Doctor

    4%

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

Surbaugh Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Surbaugh Life Expectancy

What is the average Surbaugh lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Surbaugh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Surbaugh in 1947 was 39, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Surbaugh

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Surbaugh 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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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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