Sawrer Family History

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Sawrer 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, Saurer, Sayer, Storer, Hawker, Maurer, Salter, Sanger, Sander

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Sawrer Family Origin

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Sawrer Family Occupations

What did your Sawrer ancestors do for a living?

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

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Feed Pagger
  • Salesman

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

Sawrer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 34 census records available for the last name Sawrer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sawrer 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 3 immigration records available for the last name Sawrer. 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 Sawrer. For the veterans among your Sawrer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sawrer Life Expectancy

What is the average Sawrer lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sawrer 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 Sawrer

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