Saker Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Saker Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a maker of sacks or bags, from an agent derivative of Old English sacc ‘sack’, ‘bag’.

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

Similar surnames: Sayer, Baker, Sager, Staker, Maker, Laker, Walker, Hayer, Saler

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Saker Family Origin

Where is the Saker family from?

Saker Family Occupations

What did your Saker ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Bricklayer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Saker. 2% of Saker men worked as a Bricklayer and 50% of Saker women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Saker were Poultry Farm Worker and Domestic Duties

View Census data for Saker | Data not to scale

Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Bricklayer
  • Carpenter
  • Joiner
  • Poultry Farm Worker

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Housewife
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Domestic Duties

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

Saker Historical Records

What Saker family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 13,000 census records available for the last name Saker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Saker census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Saker

Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Saker. 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.

View all Saker immigration records

Draft Card

There are 827 military records available for the last name Saker. For the veterans among your Saker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Saker military records

You've only scratched the surface of Saker family history.

Saker Life Expectancy

What is the average Saker lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Saker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Saker in 1965 was 58, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Saker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Saker 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.

Famous Saker Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name