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Szyfter Family History

Szyfter Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Stifter, Shafter, Slyter, Sayer, Setter, Salter, Zotter, Soter

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Where is the Szyfter family from?

You can see how Szyfter families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Szyfter family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 Szyfter family living in Michigan. This was 100% of all the recorded Szyfter's in USA. Michigan had the highest population of Szyfter families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Szyfter surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Szyfter ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Szyfter ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

What Szyfter family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 4 census records available for the last name Szyfter. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Szyfter census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 3 immigration records available for the last name Szyfter. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 4 military records available for the last name Szyfter. For the veterans among your Szyfter ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Szyfter lifespan?

Average Szyfter life expectancy in 1995 was 70 years. This was lower than the general public life expectancy which was 73.

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