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Sartin Name Meaning

English (Dorset and Somerset): nickname from Old French and Middle English certain ‘reliable trustworthy’. The phonetic change of -er- to -ar- was a normal process in Middle English. Italian (Veneto): variant of Sartini . In some cases possibly also French: topographic name from a diminutive of sart a shortened form of Old French essart ‘newly cleared land assart’ (from Late Latin exsartum past participle of exsarire ‘to weed out grub up’).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Martin, Hartin, Savin, Santin, Sartain, Carton, Sarten, Satin, Larkin

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Where is the Sartin family from?

You can see how Sartin families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Sartin family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Sartin families were found in USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 30 Sartin families living in Quebec. This was about 65% of all the recorded Sartin's in Canada. Quebec had the highest population of Sartin families in 1911.
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What did your Sartin ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Sartin. 36% of Sartin men worked as a Farmer and 15% of Sartin women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sartin were Truck Driver and Laborer. .

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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.

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • New Worker
  • Truck Driver

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housekeeper
  • Seamstress
  • Waitress
  • Laborer
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Passenger Lists

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There are 3,000 military records available for the last name Sartin. For the veterans among your Sartin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Sartin lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Sartin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Sartin in 1941 was 38, and 66 in 2004.

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