Sawman Family History

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Sawman 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: Salman, Lawman, Saxman, Kalman, Bowman, Rahman, Salmon, Karman, Swan

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Sawman Family Origin

Where is the Sawman family from?

Sawman Family Occupations

What did your Sawman ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Bank Clerk and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Sawman. 17% of Sawman men worked as a Bank Clerk and 80% of Sawman women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sawman were Costermonger and Unpaid Domestic Duties (retire

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Bank Clerk
    17%
  • Boatman conals
    17%
  • Chartered Electrical Eng
    17%
  • Costermonger
    17%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    80%
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties (retire
    20%

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

Sawman Historical Records

What Sawman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 336 census records available for the last name Sawman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sawman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Sawman

Passenger List

There are 49 immigration records available for the last name Sawman. 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 13 military records available for the last name Sawman. For the veterans among your Sawman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sawman Life Expectancy

What is the average Sawman lifespan?

Between 1969 and 2002, in the United States, Sawman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Sawman in 1969 was 85, and 89 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sawman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sawman 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.

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