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Sayers Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Sayer 1. This English name is also well established in Ireland. Irish: Anglicization of Gaelic Mac Saoghair (see Sears).

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


Similar surnames: Syers, Sayer, Sawyers, Mayers, Bayes, Byers, Sawyer, Ayers, Sanders

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Sayers Family Origin

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Sayers Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    7%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Farmer

    2%

In 1881, the most common Sayers occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 7% of Sayers's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Sayers family was Farmer. Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sayers.

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Sayers Historical Records

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Sayers Life Expectancy

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