Saeger Family History

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Saeger Name Meaning

South German, Dutch (de Saeger), and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a sawyer, from an agent derivative of Middle High German segen, sagen ‘to saw’, Middle Dutch saghen, German sägen.

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


Similar surnames: Sager, Sanger, Jaeger, Saenger, Steger, Seger, Speer, Sadler, Seeger

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Saeger Family Origin

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Saeger Family Occupations

What did your Saeger ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Laborer and Wales Woman were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Saeger. 50% of Saeger men worked as a Laborer and 50% of Saeger women worked as a Wales Woman. Some less common occupations for Americans named Saeger were Farmer and Washerman

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Laborer
    50%
  • Cammerl Waker
    25%
  • Farmer
    25%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Wales Woman
    50%
  • Washerman
    50%

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

Saeger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Saeger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Saeger 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 985 immigration records available for the last name Saeger. 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 Saeger. For the veterans among your Saeger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Saeger Life Expectancy

What is the average Saeger lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Saeger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Saeger in 1947 was 54, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Saeger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Saeger 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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