Sawry Family History

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Sawry 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: Lawry, Sawdy, Say, Saar, Saxby, Sawa, Barry, Saari, Sari, Spry

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Sawry Family Origin

Where is the Sawry family from?

Sawry Family Occupations

What did your Sawry ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Sawry occupation in the UK was House Porter (Dom). 100% of Sawry's were House Porter (Dom)s.

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  • House Porter (Dom)

    100%

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Sawry ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Sawry Historical Records

What Sawry family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 241 census records available for the last name Sawry. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sawry 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 52 immigration records available for the last name Sawry. 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 14 military records available for the last name Sawry. For the veterans among your Sawry ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sawry Life Expectancy

What is the average Sawry lifespan?

Between 1975 and 1996, in the United States, Sawry life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Sawry in 1975 was 63, and 80 in 1996.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sawry

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sawry 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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