Saran Family History

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Saran Name Meaning

Indian (Panjab): Sikh name, from Sanskrit šara?na ‘refuge’, ‘sanctuary’, based on the name of a Jat tribe.

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

Similar surnames: Sarin, Tara, Karan, Sagan, Safran, Sarah, Sarkar, Saha, Barman, Samad

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Saran Family Origin

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Saran Family Occupations

What did your Saran ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Saran. 29% of Saran men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Saran women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Saran were Section Hand and Millman

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • City
  • Section Hand

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Housekeeper
  • Millman

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

Saran Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Saran. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Saran 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 648 immigration records available for the last name Saran. 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 249 military records available for the last name Saran. For the veterans among your Saran ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Saran Life Expectancy

What is the average Saran lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Saran life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Saran in 1964 was 40, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Saran

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Saran 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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