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Saule Family History

Saule Name 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: Saul, Sale, Sable, Paule, Sauve, Sule, Saile, Sause, Salle, Sault

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Where is the Saule family from?

You can see how Saule families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Saule family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Saule families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there was 1 Saule family living in Maine. This was about 33% of all the recorded Saule's in USA. Maine and 2 other states had the highest population of Saule families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Saule surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Saule ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Saule. 28% of Saule men worked as a Laborer and 20% of Saule women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Saule were Clerk and Housewife. .

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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.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    28%
  • Salesman
    11%
  • Farmer
    11%
  • Clerk
    10%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Maid
    20%
  • Clerk
    14%
  • Stenographer
    10%
  • Housewife
    10%
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Saule. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Saule 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 259 immigration records available for the last name Saule. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 771 military records available for the last name Saule. For the veterans among your Saule ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Saule lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2003, in the United States, Saule life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Saule in 1966 was 75, and 92 in 2003.

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