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Saffell Name Meaning

English: from an Anglo-Scandinavian personal name, S?fugul, from Old Norse sæfogl ‘seabird’, ‘cormorant’. Though not recorded as a personal name in Scandinavia, it did become common in England after the Norman conquest.

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


Similar surnames: Axtell, Saffer, Mansell, Adwell, Arkell, Hartell, Raffel, Saffel

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Saffell Family Origin

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Saffell Family Occupations

What did your Saffell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Saffell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Saffell's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Saffell family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Saffell.

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

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Saffell Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Saffell ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Saffell Life Expectancy

What is the average Saffell lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, Saffell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Saffell in 1953 was 59, and 79 in 2004.

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