Sassaman Family History

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Sassaman Name Meaning

Altered form of German Sass(e)mann ‘man from Saxony’ (see Sassman).

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


Similar surnames: Sassman, Sossaman, Kassman, Sussman, Salsman, Alsman, Sossamon

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Sassaman Family Origin

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Sassaman Family Occupations

What did your Sassaman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Sassaman family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sassaman. The most common Sassaman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Sassaman's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Carpenter

    7%

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

Sassaman Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Sassaman Life Expectancy

What is the average Sassaman lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Sassaman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Sassaman in 1959 was 53, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sassaman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sassaman 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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