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Saylor Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a dancer or acrobat, from Old French sailleor ‘dancer’, ‘leaper’.

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

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Saylor Family Origin

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Saylor Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    2%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Saylor family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Saylor. The most common Saylor occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Saylor's were Farmers.

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Saylor Life Expectancy

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