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Sade Name Meaning

English: unexplained. Perhaps a variant of Sadd. French: habitational name from a place in Hérault called Saddes. French: nickname from Latin sapidus ‘prudent’, ‘wise’.

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


Similar surnames: Sage, Sale, Cade, Kade, Wade, Tade, Lade, Sada, Bade, Sane

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Where is the Sade family from?

You can see how Sade families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Sade family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Sade families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 10 Sade families living in Ontario. This was about 71% of all the recorded Sade's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Sade families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Sade surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Sade ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Sade. 34% of Sade men worked as a Laborer and 25% of Sade women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sade were Waiter and Waitress.

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

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    34%
  • Farmer
    29%
  • Farming
    8%
  • Waiter
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Operator
    25%
  • Proprietor
    25%
  • Housework
    25%
  • Waitress
    25%
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Sade. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sade 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 574 immigration records available for the last name Sade. 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 Cards

There are 212 military records available for the last name Sade. For the veterans among your Sade ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Sade lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Sade life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Sade in 1959 was 55, and 77 in 2004.

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