Sarkis Family History

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Sarkis Name Meaning

Greek and Arabic: from a personal name borne by a 4th-century Christian saint martyred in Cappadocia under Diocletian, known in Latin as Sergius (see Sergio) and in Russian as Sergei.

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

Similar surnames: Sarris, Jarvis, Maris, Faris, Markus, Markos, Martis, Sari, Salis

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Sarkis Family Origin

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Sarkis Family Occupations

What did your Sarkis ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Brush Polisher and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Sarkis. 50% of Sarkis men worked as a Brush Polisher and 40% of Sarkis women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sarkis were Greengrocer Railroad and Shop Assistant

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Brush Polisher
  • Greengrocer Railroad

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Charlady
  • Greengrocer Railroad
  • Shop Assistant

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

Sarkis Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Sarkis. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sarkis 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 Sarkis. 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 332 military records available for the last name Sarkis. For the veterans among your Sarkis ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sarkis Life Expectancy

What is the average Sarkis lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Sarkis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Sarkis in 1949 was 27, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sarkis

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