Sawdon Family History

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Sawdon Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place so called in North Yorkshire, from Old English salh ‘sallow tree’ + denu ‘valley’.

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


Similar surnames: Rawdon, Salton, Saxton, Abdon, Baldon, Lawton, Haddon, Badon, Sandow

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Sawdon Family Origin

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Sawdon Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Beef Butcher

    11%
  • Butcher

    11%
  • Carpenter

    11%

In 1880, the most common Sawdon occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Sawdon's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Sawdon family was Carpenter. Farmer, Beef Butcher and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sawdon.

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Sawdon Historical Records

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Sawdon Life Expectancy

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