Sawfield Family History

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Sawfield 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: Barfield, Caufield, Garfield, Mayfield, Hatfield, Banfield, Layfield

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Sawfield Family Origin

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Sawfield Family Occupations

What did your Sawfield ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Helper was the top reported job for people in the US named Sawfield. 50% of Sawfield men worked as a Helper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Helper
    50%
  • Salesman
    50%

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

Sawfield Historical Records

What Sawfield family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 31 census records available for the last name Sawfield. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sawfield 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 8 immigration records available for the last name Sawfield. 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 2 military records available for the last name Sawfield. For the veterans among your Sawfield ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sawfield Life Expectancy

What is the average Sawfield lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sawfield 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 Sawfield

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