Sawcer Family History

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Sawcer Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Sawyer, Saucer, Sayer, Hawker, Kacer, Salter, Sanger, Sander, Sager

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Sawcer Family Origin

Where is the Sawcer family from?

Sawcer Family Occupations

What did your Sawcer ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Brass Caster furnaceman Heavy and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Sawcer. 50% of Sawcer men worked as a Brass Caster furnaceman Heavy and 67% of Sawcer women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sawcer were Watchman C B W D and Brewery Worker

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Brass Caster furnaceman Heavy
    50%
  • Watchman C B W D
    50%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    67%
  • Brewery Worker
    34%

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

Sawcer Historical Records

What Sawcer family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 133 census records available for the last name Sawcer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sawcer 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 11 immigration records available for the last name Sawcer. 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 9 military records available for the last name Sawcer. For the veterans among your Sawcer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sawcer Life Expectancy

What is the average Sawcer lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sawcer 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sawcer

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