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Sailors Family Origin

Where is the Sailors family from?

Sailors Family Occupations

What did your Sailors ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sailors. The most common Sailors occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Sailors's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Sailors family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Farming

    3%

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

Sailors Historical Records

What Sailors family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sailors. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sailors census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Sailors

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Sailors. 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 Sailors. For the veterans among your Sailors ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sailors Life Expectancy

What is the average Sailors lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Sailors life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Sailors in 1957 was 71, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sailors

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sailors 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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