Saks Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic) and German: variant of Sachs.

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


Similar surnames: Sacks, Sas, Zaks, Waks, Laks, Sak, Saas, Lass, Oaks, Sahs

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Saks Family Origin

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Saks Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Farming

    20%
  • Retired Clothing Merchant

    20%
  • Tailor

    20%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Saks family was Tailor. Farmer, Farming and Retired Clothing Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Saks. The most common Saks occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Saks's were Farmers.

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Saks Historical Records

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Saks Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1943 and 2004, Saks life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Saks in 1943 was 45, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Saks

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