Sayres Family History

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Sayres Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Sayers.

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

Similar surnames: Sayre, Ayres, Baynes, Bayles, Gayles, Acres, Hayre, Hayles, Squyres

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Sayres Family Origin

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Sayres Family Occupations

What did your Sayres ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Sayres occupation in Canada was Farmer. 100% of Sayres's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer


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Sayres Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Sayres. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sayres 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 641 immigration records available for the last name Sayres. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Sayres. For the veterans among your Sayres ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sayres Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Sayres life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Sayres in 1962 was 73, and 84 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sayres 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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