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Saeger Name Meaning

South German, Dutch (de Saeger), and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a sawyer, from an agent derivative of Middle High German segen, sagen ‘to saw’, Middle Dutch saghen, German sägen.

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


Similar surnames: Sager, Sanger, Jaeger, Saenger, Steger, Seger, Speer, Sadler, Seeger

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Saeger Family Origin

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Saeger Family Occupations

What did your Saeger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Saeger family was Laborer. The most common Saeger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Saeger's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Saeger.

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Merchant

    6%
  • Laborer

    5%

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Saeger Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Saeger Life Expectancy

What is the average Saeger lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Saeger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Saeger in 1947 was 54, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Saeger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Saeger 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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