Suhre Family History

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Suhre Name Meaning

North German and Swedish: variant of Suhr. German: nickname for a spotty person, from Middle Low German sure ‘pimple’, ‘pustule’.

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


Similar surnames: Suhr, Suh, Uhr, Kahre, Shie, Spire, Fuhrer, Spare, Sur, Durre

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Suhre Family Origin

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Suhre Family Occupations

What did your Suhre ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Suhre. 12% of Suhre men worked as a Farmer and 13% of Suhre women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Suhre were Farming and Assist Telephone

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    12%
  • Clerk
    5%
  • Carpenter
    3%
  • Farming
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    13%
  • Housework
    7%
  • Teacher
    7%
  • Assist Telephone
    4%

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

Suhre Historical Records

What Suhre family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Suhre. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Suhre 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 Suhre. 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 525 military records available for the last name Suhre. For the veterans among your Suhre ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Suhre Life Expectancy

What is the average Suhre lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Suhre life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Suhre in 1953 was 53, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Suhre

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Suhre 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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