Sawdon Family History

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Sawdon Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place so called in North Yorkshire, from Old English salh ‘sallow tree’ + denu ‘valley’.

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


Similar surnames: Rawdon, Salton, Saxton, Abdon, Baldon, Lawton, Haddon, Badon, Sandow

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Sawdon Family Origin

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Sawdon Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    14%
  • Farmer

    7%
  • Farm Labourer

    5%
  • Charwoman

    3%

In 1881, the most common Sawdon occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 14% of Sawdon's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Sawdon family was Charwoman. Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Farm Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sawdon.

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Sawdon Historical Records

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Sawdon Life Expectancy

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