Sawrie Family History

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Sawrie 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: Lawrie, Marie, Savoie, Saari, Sari, Sacre, Sarris, Sallie, Barrie

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Sawrie Family Origin

Where is the Sawrie family from?

Sawrie Family Occupations

What did your Sawrie ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Accountant were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Sawrie. 12% of Sawrie men worked as a Salesman and 10% of Sawrie women worked as an Accountant. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sawrie were Blacksmith and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
    12%
  • Farmer
    9%
  • Laborer
    9%
  • Blacksmith
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Accountant
    10%
  • Cashier
    10%
  • Farm Laborer
    10%
  • Housewife
    10%

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

Sawrie Historical Records

What Sawrie family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 539 census records available for the last name Sawrie. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sawrie 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 53 immigration records available for the last name Sawrie. 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 87 military records available for the last name Sawrie. For the veterans among your Sawrie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sawrie Life Expectancy

What is the average Sawrie lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Sawrie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Sawrie in 1964 was 66, and 53 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sawrie

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sawrie 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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