Saterson Family History

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Saterson Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Waterson, Paterson, Peterson, Stenson, Patterson, Catterson, Akerson

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Saterson Family Origin

Where is the Saterson family from?

Saterson Family Occupations

What did your Saterson ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Paymaster was the top reported job for people in the US named Saterson. 50% of Saterson men worked as a Paymaster

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Paymaster
    50%
  • Proprietor
    50%

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

Saterson Historical Records

What Saterson family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 79 census records available for the last name Saterson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Saterson 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 70 immigration records available for the last name Saterson. 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 8 military records available for the last name Saterson. For the veterans among your Saterson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Saterson Life Expectancy

What is the average Saterson lifespan?

Between 1965 and 1982, in the United States, Saterson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Saterson in 1965 was 79, and 89 in 1982.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Saterson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Saterson 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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