Sauers Family History

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Sauers Name Meaning

Variant of German Sauer.

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

Similar surnames: Souers, Sauer, Saur, Sauder, Bauers, Tauer, Sauter, Sivers, Sagers

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Sauers Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Sauers name?

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

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • Norway


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Sauers Family Origin

Where is the Sauers family from?

Sauers Family Occupations

What did your Sauers ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Sauers family was Attendant In Asylum. Farmer, Laborer and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sauers. The most common Sauers occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Sauers's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Coal Miner

  • Attendant In Asylum


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

Sauers Historical Records

What Sauers family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Sauers. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sauers 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 504 immigration records available for the last name Sauers. 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 Sauers. For the veterans among your Sauers ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sauers Life Expectancy

What is the average Sauers lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Sauers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Sauers in 1940 was 34, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sauers

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sauers 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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