Saurman Family History

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Saurman Name Meaning

Variant of Jewish (Ashkenazic) Sauerman or German Sauermann, nickname for an embittered person, literally ‘sour man’.

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

Similar surnames: Sturman, Urman, Harman, Shurman, Warman, Laufman, Sherman, Furman

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Saurman Family Origin

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Saurman Family Occupations

What did your Saurman ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Saurman. 8% of Saurman men worked as a Salesman and 18% of Saurman women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Saurman were Laborer and Cigar Box Operator

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
  • Carpenter
  • Farmer
  • Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
  • Teacher
  • Maid
  • Cigar Box Operator

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

Saurman Historical Records

What Saurman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Saurman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Saurman 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 134 immigration records available for the last name Saurman. 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 289 military records available for the last name Saurman. For the veterans among your Saurman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Saurman Life Expectancy

What is the average Saurman lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Saurman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Saurman in 1963 was 76, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Saurman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Saurman 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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