Savas Family History

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Savas Name Meaning

Greek: from the personal name Sav(v)as, New Testament Greek Sabbas, a derivative of Sabbaton ‘Sabbath’, ‘Saturday’. This name was borne by several saints and martyrs venerated in the Eastern Church, in particular a hermit (439–532) in Palestine, prominent in theological debates of his day.

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

Similar surnames: Sava, Sabat, Papas, Sawa, Savin, Ladas, Salvas, Navas, Savasta, Sarah

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Savas Family Origin

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Savas Family Occupations

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In 1921, Labourer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Savas.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Labourer

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Savas Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

There are 538 military records available for the last name Savas. For the veterans among your Savas ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Savas Life Expectancy

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Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Savas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Savas in 1945 was 45, and 83 in 2004.

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