Sawfort Family History

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Sawfort 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: Samford, Safford, Sandfort, Sanford, Fort, Sartor, Safar, Stafford

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Sawfort Family Origin

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Sawfort Family Occupations

What did your Sawfort ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the US named Sawfort.

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    100%

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

Sawfort Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 40 census records available for the last name Sawfort. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sawfort 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 Sawfort. 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 Sawfort. For the veterans among your Sawfort ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sawfort Life Expectancy

What is the average Sawfort lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sawfort 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 Sawfort

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