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Salguero Name Meaning

habitational name from Salguero in Burgos province, or a Castilianized form of the Galician habitational name Salgueiro, from any of numerous places so named from salguero meaning either ‘willow tree’ or ‘place in which animals are given salt’ (from salgar ‘to salt’). possibly from a homonymous archaic term denoting a spot where salt was given to cattle (Late Latin salicarium, a derivative of salicare ‘to give salt to’, from sal ‘salt’).

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

Similar surnames: Salcedo, Aguero, Salter, Salzberg, Salgado, Saller, Salberg, Salters

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Where is the Salguero family from?

You can see how Salguero families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Salguero family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 Salguero family living in California. This was about 14% of all the recorded Salguero's in the USA. California and 2 other states had the highest population of Salguero families in 1920.
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What did your Salguero ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the US named Salguero. .

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
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Passenger Lists

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There are 358 military records available for the last name Salguero. For the veterans among your Salguero ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Salguero lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Salguero life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Salguero in 1965 was 27, and 42 in 2004.

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