Sater Family History

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Sater Name Meaning

Respelling of Norwegian Sæter, a common habitational name from any of numerous farmsteads named Sæter, named with Old Norse sætr, setr ‘farm’. In more recent formations it means ‘mountain farm’, ‘summer dairy’.

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


Similar surnames: Sather, Sale, Bater, Saxer, Mater, Sales, Sayer, Salter, Sager, Saker

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Sater Family Origin

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Sater Family Occupations

What did your Sater ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Book Keeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Sater. 32% of Sater men worked as a Farmer and 16% of Sater women worked as a Book Keeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sater were Book Keeper and Carpenter

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    32%
  • Agent
    4%
  • Blacksmith
    4%
  • Book Keeper
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Book Keeper
    16%
  • Farmer
    16%
  • Income
    16%
  • Carpenter
    8%

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

Sater Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Sater. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sater 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Sater. 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 Sater. For the veterans among your Sater ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sater Life Expectancy

What is the average Sater lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Sater life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Sater in 1954 was 52, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sater

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sater 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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