Saetern Family History

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Saetern Name Meaning

Cambodian or other Southeast Asian: variant of Saeteurn. Norwegian: habitational name from any of numerous farmsteads named from the definite singular form of saeter, from Old Norse sætr, setr ‘farm’.

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

Similar surnames: Sater, Saeteurn, Salters, Santer, Salter, Santerre, Matters, Harter

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Saetern Family Origin

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Saetern Family Occupations

What did your Saetern ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Business Manager and Saleslady were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Saetern. 50% of Saetern men worked as a Business Manager

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Business Manager
  • School Bus Driver

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Saleslady

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

Saetern Historical Records

What Saetern family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 91 census records available for the last name Saetern. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Saetern 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 17 immigration records available for the last name Saetern. 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 3 military records available for the last name Saetern. For the veterans among your Saetern ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Saetern Life Expectancy

What is the average Saetern lifespan?

Between 1982 and 2004, in the United States, Saetern life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Saetern in 1982 was 83, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Saetern

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Saetern 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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