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Sardi Name Meaning

Italian: patronymic form of Sardo ‘Sardinian’. Sardis is also found as a Greek family name. Hungarian (Sárdi): habitational name for someone from a place called Sárd in the counties of Zala and Somogy in western Hungary or from any of various places in Transylvania.

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


Similar surnames: Pardi, Sari, Sardo, Caridi, Sand, Galdi, Cardo, Nardi, Sarli, Kari

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Where is the Sardi family from?

You can see how Sardi families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Sardi family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1861 and 1920. The most Sardi families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 2 Sardi families living in New York. This was 100% of all the recorded Sardi's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Sardi families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Sardi surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Sardi ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Truck Driver and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Sardi. 37% of Sardi men worked as a Truck Driver and 50% of Sardi women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sardi were Janitor and Clerk.

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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

  • Truck Driver
    37%
  • Salesman
    28%
  • Waiter
    19%
  • Janitor
    19%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    50%
  • Clerk
    50%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Sardi. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sardi 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Sardi. 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 161 military records available for the last name Sardi. For the veterans among your Sardi ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Sardi lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Sardi life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Sardi in 1963 was 78, and 80 in 2004.

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