Suttner Family History

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Suttner Name Meaning

South German (also Süttner): topographic name for someone who lived in a wet, boggy place, from the genitive of Middle High German sutte ‘puddle’, ‘marsh’ + -er suffix denoting an inhabitant, or a habitational name for someone from a place called Sutten, named with this word.

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


Similar surnames: Sutter, Putter, Kuttner, Rittner, Mutter, Lattner, Sittner, Buttler

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Suttner Family Origin

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Suttner Family Occupations

What did your Suttner ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Shoe Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Suttner. 17% of Suttner men worked as a Farmer and 15% of Suttner women worked as a Shoe Worker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Suttner were Machinist and Barkeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    17%
  • Truck Driver
    6%
  • Laborer
    5%
  • Machinist
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Shoe Worker
    15%
  • Cook
    8%
  • Housewife
    8%
  • Barkeeper
    4%

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

Suttner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Suttner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Suttner 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 321 immigration records available for the last name Suttner. 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 Suttner. For the veterans among your Suttner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Suttner Life Expectancy

What is the average Suttner lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Suttner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Suttner in 1961 was 52, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Suttner

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