Saur Name Meaning

German: variant of German Sauer. French: nickname for a person with reddish hair, from Old French sor ‘chestnut’ (of Germanic origin, apparently referring originally to the color of dry leaves).

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

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Saur Family Origin

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Saur Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Miller

    4%
  • Shoe Maker

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Saur family was Shoe Maker. The most common Saur occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Saur's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Miller were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Saur.

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Saur Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Saur life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Saur in 1955 was 54, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Saur

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