Salata Family History

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Salata Name Meaning

Italian: from a derivative of salare ‘to salt’ (from Latin salire), perhaps applied as a topographic name for someone living by brackish, salty water or a nickname or metonymic occupational name. Polish (Salata) and Hungarian (Saláta): metonymic occupational name for a greengrocer, or possibly a nickname, from saláta ‘lettuce’.

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

Similar surnames: Salada, Malara, Salak, Kaleta, Lalama, Sabat, Arata, Sabala, Salama

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Salata Family Origin

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Salata Family Occupations

What did your Salata ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Journeyman Ladies Tailor Machinist and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Salata. 34% of Salata men worked as a Journeyman Ladies Tailor Machinist and 50% of Salata women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Salata were Master Ladies Tailor and Tailoress

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Journeyman Ladies Tailor Machinist
  • Ladies Tailor Baister
  • Master Ladies Tailor

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Dressmakers Finisher
  • Tailoress

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

Salata Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Salata. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Salata 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Salata. 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 800 military records available for the last name Salata. For the veterans among your Salata ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Salata Life Expectancy

What is the average Salata lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Salata life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Salata in 1943 was 43, and 77 in 2004.

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