Saufley Family History

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Saufley Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Saufler, a variant of Sauf(f), nickname for a drinker, from Middle High German sufen, soufen ‘to slurp’, ‘drink’.

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


Similar surnames: Haufler, Gurley, Hafley, Pauley, Salley, Haifley, Sale, Yackley

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Saufley Family Origin

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Saufley Family Occupations

What did your Saufley ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Saufley occupation in the USA was Clerk In Store. 25% of Saufley's were Clerk In Stores. A less common occupation for the Saufley family was Retired Mcht.. Clerk In Store, Farmer and Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Saufley.

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  • Clerk In Store

    25%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Merchant

    25%
  • Retired Mcht.

    25%

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Saufley Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Saufley Life Expectancy

What is the average Saufley lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Saufley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Saufley in 1944 was 31, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Saufley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Saufley 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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