Szafran Family History

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Szafran Name Meaning

Polish and Jewish (from Poland): from szafran ‘saffron’, a topographic name for someone who lived where the saffron crocus grew, a metonymic occupational name for a spicer, or possibly a nickname for someone with yellow hair. See Safran.

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

Similar surnames: Safran, Shafran, Safian, Safranek, Taran, Sablan, Haran, Sarraf

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Szafran Family Origin

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Szafran Family Occupations

What did your Szafran ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and New Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Szafran. 13% of Szafran men worked as a Laborer and 10% of Szafran women worked as a New Worker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Szafran were Miner and Button Inspector

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Machine Operator
  • Machinist
  • Miner

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • New Worker
  • Assembler
  • Bos Assembler
  • Button Inspector

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Szafran Historical Records

What Szafran family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 884 census records available for the last name Szafran. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Szafran census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 917 immigration records available for the last name Szafran. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 672 military records available for the last name Szafran. For the veterans among your Szafran ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Szafran Life Expectancy

What is the average Szafran lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Szafran life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Szafran in 1962 was 68, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Szafran

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Szafran ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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