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Saay Family History

Saay 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: Say, Saad, Saar, Slay, Saal, Saam, Salay, Saab, Saas, Smay

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Where is the Saay family from?

You can see how Saay families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Saay family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Saay families were found in and USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 3 Saay families living in Virginia. This was 100% of all the recorded Saay's in USA. Virginia had the highest population of Saay families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Saay surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Saay ancestors do for a living?

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

What Saay family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 95 census records available for the last name Saay. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Saay 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 14 immigration records available for the last name Saay. 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 8 military records available for the last name Saay. For the veterans among your Saay ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Saay lifespan?

Between 1966 and 1998, in the United States, Saay life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Saay in 1966 was 77, and 74 in 1998.

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