Surma Name Meaning

Polish: metonymic occupational name for a trumpet or horn player, from surma ‘trumpet’, ‘horn’.

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


Similar surnames: Skurka, Sura, Furman, Strama, Suba, Subia, Torma, Sturman, Summa

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Surma Family Origin

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Surma Family Occupations

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  • House Decorator

    100%

In 1881, the most common Surma occupation in the UK was House Decorator. 100% of Surma's were House Decorators.

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Surma Historical Records

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Surma Life Expectancy

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Between 1949 and 2004, Surma life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Surma in 1949 was 50, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Surma

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