Sayle Family History

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Sayle Name Meaning

Manx: unexplained. Possibly a variant or Americanized spelling of German Saile.

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

Similar surnames: Sayne, Rayle, Sayre, Saile, Style, Fayle, Cale, Saye, Gayle, Mayle

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Sayle Family Origin

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Sayle Family Occupations

What did your Sayle ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Bookkeeper In Bank were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sayle. A less common occupation for the Sayle family was Brick Mason. The most common Sayle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Sayle's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Bookkeeper In Bank

  • Brick Mason


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

Sayle Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Sayle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sayle 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Sayle. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Sayle. For the veterans among your Sayle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sayle Life Expectancy

What is the average Sayle lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Sayle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Sayle in 1944 was 25, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sayle

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sayle 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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