Safian Family History

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Safian Name Meaning

Polish: metonymic occupational name for someone who cured goatskins and made things out of them, from Polish safian ‘kind of goatskin’.

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

Similar surnames: Safran, Szafran, Sagan, Satin, Damian, Sain, Shafran, Pabian, Sablan

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Safian Family Origin

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Safian Family Occupations

What did your Safian ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Car Repairer and Laundry Man were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Safian.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Car Repairer

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Laundry Man

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

Safian Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 685 census records available for the last name Safian. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Safian 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 509 immigration records available for the last name Safian. 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 158 military records available for the last name Safian. For the veterans among your Safian ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Safian Life Expectancy

What is the average Safian lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2003, in the United States, Safian life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Safian in 1953 was 70, and 84 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Safian 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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