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Sayles Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Sales in Lancashire.

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


Similar surnames: Sales, Ayles, Salles, Saile, Haynes, Sale, Hayles, Sayler, Bayles

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Sayles Family Origin

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Sayles Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    14%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Table Knife Grinder

    3%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    2%

In 1881, Farmer, Labourer and Table Knife Grinder were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sayles. A less common occupation for the Sayles family was Agricultural Labourer. The most common Sayles occupation in the UK was Farmer. 14% of Sayles's were Farmers.

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Sayles Life Expectancy

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