Sako Family History

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Sako Name Meaning

Japanese: written with characters meaning ‘help’ and ‘ancient’, the name is mostly found in western Japan, but it is not common.

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

Similar surnames: Suko, Sano, Sawa, Sato, Seki, Kano, So, Rao, Sani, Bako

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Sako Family Origin

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Sako Family Occupations

What did your Sako ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Sako. 10% of Sako men worked as a Laborer and 13% of Sako women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sako were Carpenter and Band Splius

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Miner
  • Carpenter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
  • Housewife
  • Clerk
  • Band Splius

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

Sako Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Sako. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sako 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Sako. 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 407 military records available for the last name Sako. For the veterans among your Sako ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sako Life Expectancy

What is the average Sako lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Sako life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Sako in 1961 was 34, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sako

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sako 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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