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Sarich Family History

Sarich Name Meaning

Americanized form of Croatian and Serbian Šarić and Sarić (see Saric ). In some cases possibly also German: from a short form of an ancient Germanic personal name with saro ‘armor’ as the first element. This surname is rare in Germany.

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


Similar surnames: Barich, Marich, Sarah, Sari, Klarich, Savich, Zorich, Stanich, Burich

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Where is the Sarich family from?

You can see how Sarich families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Sarich family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1891 and 1920. The most Sarich families were found in USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 15 Sarich families living in Minnesota. This was about 13% of all the recorded Sarich's in USA. Minnesota and 1 other state had the highest population of Sarich families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Sarich surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Sarich ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Waitress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Sarich. 43% of Sarich men worked as a Laborer and 46% of Sarich women worked as a Waitress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sarich were Miner and Teacher. .

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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
    43%
  • New Worker
    12%
  • Fisherman
    8%
  • Miner
    6%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Waitress
    46%
  • New Worker
    19%
  • Janitress
    19%
  • Teacher
    19%
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Census Records

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sarich. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sarich 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 700 immigration records available for the last name Sarich. 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 553 military records available for the last name Sarich. For the veterans among your Sarich ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Sarich lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Sarich life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Sarich in 1956 was 63, and 69 in 2004.

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