Sauvage Family History

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Sauvage Name Meaning

French and English: nickname for a wild or uncouth person, from Middle English, Old French salvage, sauvage ‘untamed’ (Late Latin salvaticus, a derivative of Latin silva ‘wood’, influenced by Latin salvus ‘whole’, i.e. natural).

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


Similar surnames: Savage, Salvage, Ramage, Sage, Sauve, Salva, Selvage, Cabbage

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Sauvage Family Origin

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Sauvage Family Occupations

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

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    9%
  • Coal Miner

    9%
  • Collier

    9%

In 1881, Farmer, Agricultural Labourer and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sauvage. The most common Sauvage occupation in the UK was Farmer. 18% of Sauvage's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Sauvage family was Collier.

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Sauvage Historical Records

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Sauvage Life Expectancy

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Famous Sauvage Family

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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)

John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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