Sauerland Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Sauerland Name Meaning

German: regional name for someone from the area between Sieg and the Ruhr known as Sauerland.

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


Similar surnames: Haberland, Kurland, Sandland, Osterland, Harland, Sutherland

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Sauerland Family Origin

Where is the Sauerland family from?

SHOW MORE

Sauerland Family Occupations

What did your Sauerland ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Hotel Keeper

    22%
  • Cigar Maker

    11%
  • Farmer

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%

In 1880, the most common Sauerland occupation in the USA was Hotel Keeper. 22% of Sauerland's were Hotel Keepers. A less common occupation for the Sauerland family was Laborer. Hotel Keeper, Cigar Maker and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sauerland.

Source: Census data for Sauerland | Data not to scale

Sauerland Historical Records

What Sauerland family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Sauerland ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Sauerland

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Sauerland Life Expectancy

What is the average Sauerland lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sauerland 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Sauerland Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)

Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Look up another name