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Sayers Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Sayer 1. This English name is also well established in Ireland. Irish: Anglicization of Gaelic Mac Saoghair (see Sears).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Syers, Sayer, Sawyers, Mayers, Bayes, Byers, Sawyer, Ayers, Sanders

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Sayers Family Origin

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Sayers Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Clerk

    12%
  • Labourer

    5%
  • Seamstress

    4%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Sayers family was Seamstress. The most common Sayers occupation in Canada was Farmer. 29% of Sayers's were Farmers. Farmer, Clerk and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sayers.

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Sayers Life Expectancy

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