Sarazin Family History

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Sarazin Name Meaning

French and Dutch: nickname for someone of swarthy appearance or for an unruly person, or for someone who had taken part in a Crusade, from Old French sarrazin ‘Saracen’ (compare Italian Saraceno). This word came into French via Latin and Greek from a Semitic term, perhaps akin to Arabic sharq ‘sunrise’, ‘east’, from sharaqa ‘to rise’.

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

Similar surnames: Saladin, Karabin, Sarazen, Sarasin, Sartin, Sarrazin, Serafin, Savin

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Sarazin Family Origin

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Sarazin Family Occupations

What did your Sarazin ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Journalier and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Sarazin. 23% of Sarazin men worked as a Journalier and 15% of Sarazin women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sarazin were Charpentier and Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Journalier
  • Cultivateur
  • Carpenter
  • Charpentier

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Clerk
  • Colier
  • Couturire
  • Maid

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

Sarazin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Sarazin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sarazin 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 614 immigration records available for the last name Sarazin. 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 433 military records available for the last name Sarazin. For the veterans among your Sarazin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sarazin Life Expectancy

What is the average Sarazin lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Sarazin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Sarazin in 1958 was 52, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sarazin

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