Sattler Family History

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Sattler Name Meaning

German (also Sättler): occupational name for a saddler, from an agent derivative of Middle High German sattel ‘saddle’.

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

Similar surnames: Sadler, Zettler, Sutter, Kittler, Spittler, Lattner, Hettler, Saler

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Sattler Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Sattler name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Sattler. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Germanic Europe


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • Norway


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Sattler Family Origin

Where is the Sattler family from?

Sattler Family Occupations

What did your Sattler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sattler. A less common occupation for the Sattler family was Keeping House. The most common Sattler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Sattler's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Keeping House


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

Sattler Historical Records

What Sattler family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 19,000 census records available for the last name Sattler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sattler 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Sattler. 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 9,000 military records available for the last name Sattler. For the veterans among your Sattler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sattler Life Expectancy

What is the average Sattler lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Sattler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Sattler in 1946 was 59, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sattler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sattler 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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