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Sari Name Meaning

Turkish (Sari): descriptive nickname meaning ‘yellow’, ‘pale’, or ‘fair-haired’. This is also found as an element in Greek names, for example Sarigiannis ‘fair-haired John’. Corsican: habitational name from Sari d’Orcino in southern Corsica or Sari di Porto Vecchio in the canton of Porte-Vecchio. Hungarian: from a pet form of the female personal name Sára, Hungarian form of Sarah.

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

Similar surnames: Kari, Mari, Sardi, Sara, Sani, Saari, Hari, Sawa, Suri, Bari

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Where is the Sari family from?

You can see how Sari families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Sari family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Sari families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there was 1 Sari family living in Minnesota. This was 100% of all the recorded Sari's in the USA. Minnesota had the highest population of Sari families in 1880.
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What did your Sari ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Wholesale was the top reported job for people in the CA named Sari. .

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

Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Wholesale
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Sari. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sari census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 900 immigration records available for the last name Sari. 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 Cards

There are 346 military records available for the last name Sari. For the veterans among your Sari ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Sari lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Sari life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Sari in 1961 was 57, and 58 in 2004.

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