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Saksa Name Meaning

Finnish: ethnic name from Germanic Sachs ‘Saxon’. In the 13th century, this term was used to denote German merchants from across the Baltic. It is found chiefly in southern Finland.

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


Similar surnames: Sasse, Sacks, Baksa, Saks, Sas, Sasso, Sawa, Asa, Sause, Salva

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Saksa Family Origin

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Saksa Family Occupations

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Saksa Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Saksa Life Expectancy

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Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Saksa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Saksa in 1954 was 53, and 77 in 2004.

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