Saffel Family History

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Saffel Name Meaning

Variant of English Saffell.

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

Similar surnames: Raffel, Saffer, Saffo, Saffle, Saffold, Duffel, Saffell, Steffel

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Saffel Family Origin

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Saffel Family Occupations

What did your Saffel ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Saffel. 32% of Saffel men worked as a Laborer and 34% of Saffel women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Saffel were Salesman and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Carpenter
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
  • Waitress
  • Housewife
  • Housekeeper

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

Saffel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Saffel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Saffel 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 58 immigration records available for the last name Saffel. 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 412 military records available for the last name Saffel. For the veterans among your Saffel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Saffel Life Expectancy

What is the average Saffel lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Saffel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Saffel in 1960 was 51, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Saffel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Saffel 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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