Sarris Family History

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Sarris Name Meaning

Greek: nickname meaning ‘fair-haired’, ‘pale’, from a vocabulary word derived from Turkish sari ‘yellow’. Dutch: from a short form of the personal name Sesaris, derived from Latin Caesarius, a saint’s name.

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

Similar surnames: Sari, Harris, Sarkis, Martis, Caris, Baris, Jarvis, Gabris, Kairis

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Sarris Family Origin

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Sarris Family Occupations

What did your Sarris ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Colliery Hewer (retired) and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Sarris. 34% of Sarris men worked as a Colliery Hewer (retired) and 50% of Sarris women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sarris were Retired Boarding House Master and Shortland Typist (insurance)

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Colliery Hewer (retired)
  • Paner Making Machine
  • Retired Boarding House Master

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Domestic Servant Pa
  • Shortland Typist (insurance)

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

Sarris Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sarris. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sarris 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Sarris. 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 797 military records available for the last name Sarris. For the veterans among your Sarris ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sarris Life Expectancy

What is the average Sarris lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Sarris life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Sarris in 1950 was 51, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sarris

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