Sarsfield Family History

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Sarsfield Name Meaning

Irish (of English origin): apparently a habitational name from an unidentified place in England. Bearers of this surname settled in Counties Dublin, Cork, and Limerick in Ireland from the 12th century onward.

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

Similar surnames: Mansfield, Stansfield, Garfield, Horsfield, Warfield, Rayfield

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Sarsfield Family Origin

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Sarsfield Family Occupations

What did your Sarsfield ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Sarsfield family was Boot Rivitter. The most common Sarsfield occupation in the UK was Accountant And Law Clerk General. 4% of Sarsfield's were Accountant And Law Clerk Generals. Accountant And Law Clerk General, Beer Seller and Boarding House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sarsfield.

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  • Accountant And Law Clerk General

  • Beer Seller

  • Boarding House

  • Boot Rivitter


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Sarsfield ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Sarsfield Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Sarsfield. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sarsfield 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 Sarsfield. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Sarsfield. For the veterans among your Sarsfield ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sarsfield Life Expectancy

What is the average Sarsfield lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Sarsfield life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Sarsfield in 1948 was 63, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sarsfield

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sarsfield 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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