Sarten Family History

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Sarten Name Meaning

English: probably a variant of Sartain.

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

Similar surnames: Sartin, Barten, Parten, Marte, Partin, Harben, Hartin, Sorter, Karten

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Sarten Family Origin

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Sarten Family Occupations

What did your Sarten ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Sarten occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Sarten's were Farmers. Farmer, Brick Mason and Farm Hand were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sarten. A less common occupation for the Sarten family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Brick Mason

  • Farm Hand

  • Farm Laborer


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

Sarten Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sarten. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sarten 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 166 immigration records available for the last name Sarten. 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 323 military records available for the last name Sarten. For the veterans among your Sarten ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sarten Life Expectancy

What is the average Sarten lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Sarten life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Sarten in 1951 was 42, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sarten

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sarten 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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