Sittig Family History

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Sittig Name Meaning

nickname from Middle High German sitic ‘well-mannered’. nickname for a loud or talkative person, from Middle High German sitich ‘parrot’. from the personal name Sitto, a short form of a Germanic personal name formed with sigi ‘victory’ as the first element.

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

Similar surnames: Wittig, Littig, Attig, Gettig, Mittag, Rettig, Pietig, Lustig, Steig

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Sittig Family Origin

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Sittig Family Occupations

What did your Sittig ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and File Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Sittig. 15% of Sittig men worked as a Farmer and 7% of Sittig women worked as a File Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sittig were Clerk and Attendant

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Laborer
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • File Clerk
  • Typist
  • Art Teacher
  • Attendant

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

Sittig Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sittig. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sittig 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 815 immigration records available for the last name Sittig. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Sittig. For the veterans among your Sittig ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sittig Life Expectancy

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Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Sittig life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Sittig in 1947 was 53, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sittig

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