Sarafian Family History

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Sarafian Name Meaning

Armenian: patronymic from Arabic ?saraf ‘money changer’, ‘banker’.

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

Similar surnames: Najarian, Arabian, Sahagian, Avakian, Markarian, Zakarian, Vartanian

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Sarafian Family Origin

Where is the Sarafian family from?

Sarafian Family Occupations

What did your Sarafian ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Medical Practitioner and Domestic Cook were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Sarafian. 50% of Sarafian women worked as a Domestic Cook

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Medical Practitioner

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Domestic Cook
  • Home Duties (unpaid)

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

Sarafian Historical Records

What Sarafian family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 913 census records available for the last name Sarafian. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sarafian 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 817 immigration records available for the last name Sarafian. 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 231 military records available for the last name Sarafian. For the veterans among your Sarafian ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sarafian Life Expectancy

What is the average Sarafian lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Sarafian life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Sarafian in 1959 was 71, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sarafian

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sarafian 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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