Sacks Family History

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Sacks Name Meaning

Dutch: ethnic name from Middle Dutch Sasse ‘Saxon’ (see Sachs). Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Sachs 2. Anglicized and Americanized spelling of German and Ashkenazic Jewish Sachs.

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

Similar surnames: Sack, Socks, Sachs, Sas, Saks, Lacks, Zacks, Slack, Macks, Hack

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Sacks Family Origin

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Sacks Family Occupations

What did your Sacks ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Incapacitated and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Sacks. 4% of Sacks men worked as an Incapacitated and 50% of Sacks women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sacks were Salesman and (assisting Above) Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Incapacitated
  • Medical Practitioner
  • Cabinet Mkr
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Housewife
  • Incapacitated
  • (assisting Above) Housewife

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

Sacks Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 24,000 census records available for the last name Sacks. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sacks 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 7,000 immigration records available for the last name Sacks. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Sacks. For the veterans among your Sacks ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sacks Life Expectancy

What is the average Sacks lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Sacks life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Sacks in 1948 was 37, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sacks

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sacks 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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