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Saager Family History

Saager Surname 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: Sanger, Sager, Saeger, Swager, Seager, Slager, Stager, Sayer, Stanger

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Where is the Saager family from?

You can see how Saager families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Saager family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Saager families were found in USA in 1880. In 1891 there were 8 Saager families living in London. This was about 53% of all the recorded Saager's in United Kingdom. London had the highest population of Saager families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Saager surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Saager ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Saager. 45% of Saager men worked as a Laborer and 100% of Saager women worked as a Housework. .

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

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Gardener

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housework
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Saager. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Saager census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 318 immigration records available for the last name Saager. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 317 military records available for the last name Saager. For the veterans among your Saager ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Saager lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Saager life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Saager in 1956 was 35, and 75 in 2004.

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