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Savaglio Name Meaning

Southern Italian: unexplained; perhaps of Castilian or Catalan origin, but alternatively perhaps related to Savagli, the name of a district of Marano Principato in Cosenza province.

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


Similar surnames: Zavaglia, Savaria, Baglio, Savelli, Ramaglia, Cavallo, Sava, Caniglia

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Where is the Savaglio family from?

You can see how Savaglio families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Savaglio family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 5 Savaglio families living in Illinois. This was about 23% of all the recorded Savaglio's in the USA. Illinois had the highest population of Savaglio families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Savaglio surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Savaglio ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and New Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Savaglio. 27% of Savaglio men worked as a Laborer and 43% of Savaglio women worked as a New Worker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Savaglio were Salesman and Saleswoman.

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

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    27%
  • Proprietor
    20%
  • Owner
    14%
  • Salesman
    14%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • New Worker
    43%
  • Seamstress
    29%
  • Saleswoman
    29%
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What Savaglio family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 397 census records available for the last name Savaglio. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Savaglio census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 297 immigration records available for the last name Savaglio. 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 Cards

There are 132 military records available for the last name Savaglio. For the veterans among your Savaglio ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Savaglio lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Savaglio life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Savaglio in 1953 was 61, and 83 in 2004.

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