Sanker Family History

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Sanker Name Meaning

Probably a variant of English Sanger.

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


Similar surnames: Santer, Saner, Anker, Sayler, Shanker, Sankey, Saker, Banker, Danker

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Sanker Family Origin

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Sanker Family Occupations

What did your Sanker ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sanker. The most common Sanker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Sanker's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Sanker family was Butcher.

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Farming

    11%
  • Blacksmith

    5%
  • Butcher

    5%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

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

Sanker Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sanker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sanker 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Sanker. 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 Sanker. For the veterans among your Sanker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sanker Life Expectancy

What is the average Sanker lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Sanker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Sanker in 1947 was 26, and 57 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sanker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sanker 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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