Saal Name Meaning

from Middle High German sal ‘hall’, ‘manorhouse’, a metonymic occupational name for someone who worked at such a place. topographic name from Middle High German sal ‘moist dirt’, or a habitational name from a place named with this word.

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


Similar surnames: Staal, Saam, Seal, Saar, Raak, Saul, Shaw, Kral, Saas, Kall

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Saal Family Origin

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Saal Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    15%
  • Butcher

    13%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Tailor

    8%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Saal family was Tailor. Farmer, Butcher and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Saal. The most common Saal occupation in the USA was Farmer. 15% of Saal's were Farmers.

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Saal Historical Records

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Saal Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Saal life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Saal in 1963 was 66, and 91 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Saal

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