Sassoon Family History

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Sassoon Name Meaning

Jewish (Sephardic): variant of Sasson.

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


Similar surnames: Sasson, Sassin, Hasson, Simson, Masson, Session, Gasson, Sanson

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Sassoon Family Origin

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Sassoon Family Occupations

What did your Sassoon ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Sassoon family was Merchant. The most common Sassoon occupation in the UK was East India Merchant. 25% of Sassoon's were East India Merchants. East India Merchant, Knight G.S.T. Banker and Magistrate Surrey were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sassoon.

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  • East India Merchant

    25%
  • Knight G.S.T. Banker

    25%
  • Magistrate Surrey

    25%
  • Merchant

    25%

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Sassoon Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sassoon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sassoon 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Sassoon. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Sassoon. For the veterans among your Sassoon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sassoon Life Expectancy

What is the average Sassoon lifespan?

Between 1968 and 2004, in the United States, Sassoon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Sassoon in 1968 was 65, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sassoon

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sassoon 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.

Famous Sassoon Family

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