Sauerland Family History

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Sauerland Name Meaning

German: regional name for someone from the area between Sieg and the Ruhr known as Sauerland.

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


Similar surnames: Haberland, Kurland, Sandland, Osterland, Harland, Sutherland

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Sauerland Family Origin

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Sauerland Family Occupations

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  • Hotel Keeper

    22%
  • Cigar Maker

    11%
  • Farmer

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Sauerland family was Laborer. The most common Sauerland occupation in the USA was Hotel Keeper. 22% of Sauerland's were Hotel Keepers. Hotel Keeper, Cigar Maker and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sauerland.

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Sauerland Historical Records

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Sauerland Life Expectancy

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