Salois Family History

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Salois Name Meaning

French: of uncertain origin. The name is often Americanized in New England as Salter or Saltus.

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

Similar surnames: Salis, Valois, Fallis, Salvas, Lois, Sales, Callis, Salais, Rallis

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Salois Family Origin

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Salois Family Occupations

What did your Salois ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Salois family was Farmer. Cultivateur, Journalier and Cultivateur Fils were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Salois. The most common Salois occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 31% of Salois's were Cultivateurs.

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  • Cultivateur

  • Journalier

  • Cultivateur Fils

  • Farmer


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Salois ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Salois Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Salois. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Salois 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 288 immigration records available for the last name Salois. 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 437 military records available for the last name Salois. For the veterans among your Salois ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Salois Life Expectancy

What is the average Salois lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Salois life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Salois in 1948 was 51, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Salois

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Salois 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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