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Saalfeld Name Meaning

German: topographic name from Middle High German sal ‘manor’, ‘hall’ (or from a homonym meaning ‘moist dirt’) + velt ‘field’. German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from places so called in Thuringia and East Prussia. Jewish (Ashkenazic): compound ornamental name from Sal (a short form of Salomon) + German Feld ‘field’, ‘pasture’.

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


Similar surnames: Stanfield, Sale, Staller, Salberg, Hausfeld, Seinfeld, Barfield

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Saalfeld Family Origin

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Saalfeld Family Occupations

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  • Gardener

    50%
  • Shoemaker

    50%

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In 1880, the most common Saalfeld occupation in the USA was Gardener. 50% of Saalfeld's were Gardeners. Gardener and Shoemaker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Saalfeld.

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Saalfeld Life Expectancy

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