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

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  • ((Engine))

    14%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    14%
  • Income From Egyptian Steel

    14%
  • Photographer Employing 5 Men 4 Women 2 Boys

    14%

In 1881, ((Engine)), Agricultural Labourer and Income From Egyptian Steel were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sacks. The most common Sacks occupation in the UK was ((Engine)). 14% of Sacks's were ((Engine))s. A less common occupation for the Sacks family was Photographer Employing 5 Men 4 Women 2 Boys.

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Between 1948 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sacks

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