Sawffield Family History

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Sawffield 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: Sheffield, Sarsfield, Shuffield, Raffield, Mansfield, Stansfield

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Sawffield Family Origin

Where is the Sawffield family from?

Sawffield Family Occupations

What did your Sawffield ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Grocers Assistant was the top reported job for people in the UK named Sawffield.

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Grocers Assistant
    100%

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

Sawffield Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6 census records available for the last name Sawffield. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sawffield 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Sawffield. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Sawffield. For the veterans among your Sawffield ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sawffield Life Expectancy

What is the average Sawffield lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sawffield 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 Sawffield

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