Sangster Family History

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Sangster Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of Sanger 2. The Old English ending -ster was originally a feminine agent suffix, contrasted with the masculine -er, but by the period of surname formation, the gender distinction had disappeared; the distinction is largely regional. Compare Baker/Baxter; Webber/Webster, etc.

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


Similar surnames: Zanger, Sander, Santer, Sauter, Paster, Manger, Wagster, Sanger

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Sangster Family Origin

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Sangster Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    13%
  • Annuitant

    2%
  • Labourer

    2%
  • Coal Miner

    1%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Sangster family was Coal Miner. Farmer, Annuitant and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sangster. The most common Sangster occupation in the UK was Farmer. 13% of Sangster's were Farmers.

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Sangster Historical Records

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Sangster Life Expectancy

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