Sayler Family History

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Sayler Name Meaning

English: probably a variant Saylor.

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

Similar surnames: Saler, Seyler, Sailer, Sayer, Ayler, Tayler, Salyer, Rayner, Styler

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Sayler Family Origin

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Sayler Family Occupations

What did your Sayler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Sayler family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sayler. The most common Sayler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Sayler's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter


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

Sayler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sayler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sayler 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Sayler. 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 Sayler. For the veterans among your Sayler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sayler Life Expectancy

What is the average Sayler lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Sayler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Sayler in 1953 was 46, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sayler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sayler 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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