Shusterman Family History

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Shusterman Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): elaborated form of Schuster, with the addition of Yiddish man ‘man’. Americanized spelling of German Schustermann, a variant of Schuster, with the addition of Middle High German man ‘man’.

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

Similar surnames: Counterman, Sherman, Shuster, Hesterman, Osterman, Putterman

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Shusterman Family Origin

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Shusterman Family Occupations

What did your Shusterman ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Saleslady were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Shusterman. 15% of Shusterman men worked as a Salesman and 14% of Shusterman women worked as a Saleslady. Some less common occupations for Americans named Shusterman were Furrier and Housework

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
  • Proprietor
  • Tailor
  • Furrier

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Saleslady
  • Bookkeeper
  • Finisher
  • Housework

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

Shusterman Historical Records

What Shusterman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Shusterman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shusterman 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 528 immigration records available for the last name Shusterman. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 166 military records available for the last name Shusterman. For the veterans among your Shusterman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shusterman Life Expectancy

What is the average Shusterman lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Shusterman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Shusterman in 1961 was 53, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shusterman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shusterman 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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