Saugstad Family History

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Saugstad Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from a farmstead in eastern Norway named from saug, derived from Old Norse sjoða ‘boil’, ‘seethe’ (probably with reference to a spring) + staðir, plural of staðr ‘farmstead’, ‘dwelling’.

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


Similar surnames: Skogstad, Austad, Gaustad, Barstad, Balstad, Falstad, Shelstad

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Saugstad Family Origin

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Saugstad Family Occupations

What did your Saugstad ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Saugstad. 40% of Saugstad men worked as a Farmer and 17% of Saugstad women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Saugstad were Adjuster and Chief Operator

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    40%
  • Blacksmith
    5%
  • Laborer
    5%
  • Adjuster
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    17%
  • Teacher
    17%
  • Bookkeeper
    9%
  • Chief Operator
    9%

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

Saugstad Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 900 census records available for the last name Saugstad. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Saugstad 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 168 immigration records available for the last name Saugstad. 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 182 military records available for the last name Saugstad. For the veterans among your Saugstad ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Saugstad Life Expectancy

What is the average Saugstad lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Saugstad life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Saugstad in 1966 was 78, and 57 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Saugstad

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