Suss Family History

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Suss Name Meaning

German (Süss) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): see Suess. Jewish (Ashkenazic): from the Yiddish personal name Zus, a pet form of Sussman.

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


Similar surnames: Huss, Suess, Kuss, Buss, Russ, Ross, Susa, Tuss, Luks, Sasse

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Suss Family Origin

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Suss Family Occupations

What did your Suss ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Designer teacher and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Suss. 9% of Suss men worked as a Designer teacher and 13% of Suss women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Suss were Lorry Driver and Cook

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Designer teacher
    9%
  • Garment Machinist
    9%
  • Kitchen Chef
    9%
  • Lorry Driver
    9%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    13%
  • Housewife
    9%
  • Nursery Governess
    9%
  • Cook
    5%

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

Suss Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Suss. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Suss 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Suss. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Suss. For the veterans among your Suss ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Suss Life Expectancy

What is the average Suss lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Suss life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Suss in 1947 was 27, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Suss

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Suss 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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