Sartor Family History

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Sartor Name Meaning

French and Italian: occupational name from French, northern Italian sartor ‘tailor’ (Latin sartor). This was also adopted as a humanistic name in Germany and the Netherlands, a Latinized equivalent of vernacular names such as German Schneider. Compare Sartorius. English: topographic name denoting someone who lived on land which had been cleared for cultivation, Old French assart, essart ‘woodland cleared for cultivation’ + the habitational suffix -er.

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

Similar surnames: Sartore, Pastor, Sartori, Sartin, Sorter, Carton, Sarto, Barton

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Sartor Family Origin

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Sartor Family Occupations

What did your Sartor ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sartor. A less common occupation for the Sartor family was Farming. The most common Sartor occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Sartor's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Farming


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

Sartor Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Sartor. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sartor 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Sartor. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Sartor. For the veterans among your Sartor ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sartor Life Expectancy

What is the average Sartor lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Sartor life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Sartor in 1949 was 54, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sartor

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sartor 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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