Savin Name Meaning

Russian: from a personal name based on Latin Sabinus (see Sabin) or Greek Sabbas (see Savas). English and French: from the Middle English and Old French personal name Savin, a variant of Sabin. English and French: altered form of the Middle English and Old French personal name Selvein, Latin Silvanus (see Silvano). Irish: reduced form of O’Savin, Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Sabháin ‘descendant of Sabhán’, a personal name based on sabh ‘cub’. The Irish surname has largely been absorbed into Savage.

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


Similar surnames: Gavin, Lavin, Sabin, Slavin, Satin, Davin, Cain, Makin, Babin, Savino

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Savin Family Origin

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Savin Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    9%
  • Cotton Weaver

    4%
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Gardener (Dom)

    4%

In 1881, Labourer, Cotton Weaver and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Savin. A less common occupation for the Savin family was Gardener (Dom). The most common Savin occupation in the UK was Labourer. 9% of Savin's were Labourers.

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Savin Historical Records

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Savin Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, Savin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Savin in 1955 was 61, and 88 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Savin

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