Sainsbury Family History

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Sainsbury Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Saintbury in Gloucestershire, recorded in the 12th century as Seynesbury. The place name is probably from the genitive case of the Old English personal name S?wine (composed of the elements s? ‘sea’ + wine ‘friend’) + Old English burh ‘castle’, ‘fortified town’.

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


Similar surnames: Salisbury, Amesbury, Marksbury, Spilsbury, Alsbury, Banbury, Malsbury

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Sainsbury Family Origin

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Sainsbury Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Bricklayer

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Sainsbury family was Bricklayer. The most common Sainsbury occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 5% of Sainsbury's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Carpenter and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sainsbury.

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Sainsbury Historical Records

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Sainsbury Life Expectancy

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