Sarr Family History

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Sarr Name Meaning

English and Scottish: unexplained. Perhaps a variant of Sarre, itself a variant of Sara. African: unexplained.

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

Similar surnames: Darr, Starr, Sarra, Marr, Barr, Carr, Saar, Sar, Sara, Tarr

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Sarr Family Origin

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Sarr Family Occupations

What did your Sarr ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Sarr occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Sarr's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Sarr family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sarr.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Blacksmith

  • Carpenter


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

Sarr Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Sarr. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sarr 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 510 immigration records available for the last name Sarr. 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 489 military records available for the last name Sarr. For the veterans among your Sarr ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sarr Life Expectancy

What is the average Sarr lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Sarr life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Sarr in 1963 was 69, and 60 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sarr

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sarr 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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