Sayne Name Meaning

English: unexplained; possibly the same as 2. Probably an Americanized spelling of French Sain, a metonymic occupational name for a charcutier, someone who prepared cooked meats, from Old French sain ‘fat’.

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


Similar surnames: Wayne, Sayle, Saine, Bane, Bayne, Mayne, Fayne, Sane, Stone, Rayne

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Sayne Family Origin

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Sayne Family Occupations

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  • At School

    100%

In 1881, the most common Sayne occupation in Canada was At School. 100% of Sayne's were At Schools.

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Sayne Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Sayne life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Sayne in 1963 was 64, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sayne

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