Sabiston Family History

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Sabiston Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from the udal land of Sabistane in Birsay parish, Orkney.

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


Similar surnames: Hamilton, Sinton, Swanston, Easton, Swinton, Hairston, Elliston

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Sabiston Family Origin

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Sabiston Family Occupations

What did your Sabiston ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Sabiston occupation in the UK was Farmer. 26% of Sabiston's were Farmers. Farmer, Knitter and Accupier Of 5 Acres Arable were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sabiston. A less common occupation for the Sabiston family was Agricultural Labourer.

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Knitter

    6%
  • Accupier Of 5 Acres Arable

    3%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%

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

Sabiston Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sabiston. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sabiston 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 Sabiston. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, 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 Sabiston. For the veterans among your Sabiston ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sabiston Life Expectancy

What is the average Sabiston lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Sabiston life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Sabiston in 1962 was 65, and 43 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sabiston

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sabiston 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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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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