Sachen Family History

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Sachen Name Meaning

German: probably a topographic name related to the family Sachenbacher, from Old High German saher ‘reed grass’, ‘swamp grass’.

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


Similar surnames: Rachel, Schenk, Eschen, Kachel, Sachs, Lacher, Kacher, Buchen, Sichel

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Sachen Family Origin

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Sachen Family Occupations

What did your Sachen ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Sachen. 49% of Sachen men worked as a Laborer and 34% of Sachen women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sachen were Clerk and Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    49%
  • Machinist
    13%
  • Teamster
    7%
  • Clerk
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework
    34%
  • Housewife
    34%
  • Maid
    34%

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

Sachen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Sachen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sachen 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 175 immigration records available for the last name Sachen. 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 Card

There are 201 military records available for the last name Sachen. For the veterans among your Sachen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sachen Life Expectancy

What is the average Sachen lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Sachen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Sachen in 1958 was 81, and 72 in 2004.

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