Sager Family History

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Sager Name Meaning

English: variant of Seager. Dutch (de Sager), and North German: occupational name from Dutch, Low German sager ‘sawyer’. French: from the Germanic personal name Sagher, composed of the elements sag- (an element related to Gothic and Old High German words meaning ‘quarrel’, ‘law-suit’) + hari, heri ‘army’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname from an agent derivative of German sagen ‘to say’.

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

Similar surnames: Hager, Sayer, Saeger, Seger, Sanger, Nager, Mager, Wager, Gager

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Sager Family Origin

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Sager Family Occupations

What did your Sager ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Sager. 44% of Sager men worked as a Farmer and 43% of Sager women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sager were Farming and Employ

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Labourer
  • Laborer
  • Farming

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Housekeeper
  • Income
  • Employ

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

Sager Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 60,000 census records available for the last name Sager. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sager 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 6,000 immigration records available for the last name Sager. 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 11,000 military records available for the last name Sager. For the veterans among your Sager ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sager Life Expectancy

What is the average Sager lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Sager life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Sager in 1944 was 43, and 73 in 2004.

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