Sawdy Name Meaning

English (Devon and Cornwall): unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Sawdey, Sade, Vardy, Sawin, Shady, Kady, Shandy, Candy, Paddy, Sandy

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Sawdy Family Origin

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Sawdy Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Farming

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sawdy. A less common occupation for the Sawdy family was Farming. The most common Sawdy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Sawdy's were Farmers.

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Sawdy Historical Records

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Sawdy Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Sawdy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Sawdy in 1963 was 65, and 25 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sawdy

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