Saft Family History

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Saft Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Saft ‘fruit juice’.

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

Similar surnames: Haft, Sant, Sand, Shaft, Gast, Kraft, Alt, Saks, Sas, Safi

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Saft Family Origin

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Saft Family Occupations

What did your Saft ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Saft family was Keeping House. Farmer, Baker and Dealer In Furnishing Goods were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Saft. The most common Saft occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Saft's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Baker

  • Dealer In Furnishing Goods

  • Keeping House


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

Saft Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Saft. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Saft 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 585 immigration records available for the last name Saft. 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 806 military records available for the last name Saft. For the veterans among your Saft ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Saft Life Expectancy

What is the average Saft lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Saft life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Saft in 1948 was 51, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Saft

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Saft 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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