Surridge Family History

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Surridge Name Meaning

from a Middle English personal name, Seric, which represents a coalescence of two Old English personal names, S?ric (composed of s? ‘sea’ + ric ‘power’) and Sigeric (composed sige ‘victory’ + ric ‘power’). This would normally have given modern English Serrich, but the form has been altered under the influence of Old French surreis ‘southerner’ (see 2 below). regional name for someone who had migrated from the South, from Old French surreis ‘southerner’. habitational name from a place in the parish of Morebath, Devon, so named from Old English suð ‘south’ + hrycg ‘ridge’.

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

Similar surnames: Burridge, Herridge, Guttridge, Gutridge, Claridge, Bridge, Sandridge

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Surridge Family Origin

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Surridge Family Occupations

What did your Surridge ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Surridge. 3% of Surridge men worked as a General Labourer and 55% of Surridge women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Surridge were Taxi Driver and Household Duties (unpaid)

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Builders Labourer
  • Incapacitated
  • Taxi Driver

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Housewife
  • Private Means
  • Household Duties (unpaid)

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Surridge Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Surridge. 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 Surridge. For the veterans among your Surridge ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Surridge Life Expectancy

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Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Surridge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Surridge in 1964 was 28, and 65 in 2004.

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