Sachtleben Family History

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Sachtleben Name Meaning

North German: nickname for someone perceived to lead a carefree, easy life, from Middle Low German sacht(e) ‘soft’ + leben ‘life’.

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


Similar surnames: Schleef, Schleper, Schrieber, Schiebel, Schlee, Schlegel, Schaller

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Sachtleben Family Origin

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Sachtleben Family Occupations

What did your Sachtleben ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Clothing Merchant and Harness Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sachtleben. The most common Sachtleben occupation in the USA was Farmer. 64% of Sachtleben's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Sachtleben family was Moulder.

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  • Farmer

    64%
  • Clothing Merchant

    9%
  • Harness Maker

    9%
  • Moulder

    9%

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

Sachtleben Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sachtleben. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sachtleben 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Sachtleben. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Sachtleben. For the veterans among your Sachtleben ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sachtleben Life Expectancy

What is the average Sachtleben lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2003, in the United States, Sachtleben life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Sachtleben in 1961 was 39, and 84 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sachtleben

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sachtleben ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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