Saxe Family History

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Saxe Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Sachse. Dutch: variant of Sas 1 and 3. English: variant spelling of Sax 3. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Sachs 1.

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


Similar surnames: Sax, Cale, Sage, Saxer, Saye, Sas, Hane, Saks, Bane, Pax

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Saxe Family Origin

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Saxe Family Occupations

What did your Saxe ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Saxe. 15% of Saxe men worked as a Salesman and 15% of Saxe women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Saxe were Clerk and Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
    15%
  • Farmer
    9%
  • Laborer
    9%
  • Clerk
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    15%
  • Stenographer
    14%
  • Housekeeper
    10%
  • Teacher
    7%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Saxe Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Saxe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Saxe 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Saxe. 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 Saxe. For the veterans among your Saxe ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Saxe Life Expectancy

What is the average Saxe lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Saxe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Saxe in 1953 was 54, and 80 in 2004.

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