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Sayed Family History

Sayed Name Meaning
Muslim: from a personal name based on Arabic sayyid ‘lord’, ‘master’, ‘chief’. This is a title of respect used for the descendants of Fatima, daughter of the Prophet Muhammad.

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

5,303 Historical Documents with Sayed on Ancestry
2,950 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
719 Military Records
824 Immigration Records
506 Census and Voter Lists
304 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Sayed Families

  • Number of Sayed families
     2 - 2
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Sayed families
     5 - 7
     2 - 4
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Sayed last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Sayed census records

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Sayed Family Origin

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