Salsman Family History

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Salsman Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Salzmann, or of Ashkenazic Jewish cognate Salzman.

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

Similar surnames: Saltsman, Salzman, Saltman, Salman, Saltzman, Kassman, Susman

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Salsman Family Origin

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Salsman Family Occupations

What did your Salsman ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Salsman. 24% of Salsman men worked as a Farmer and 34% of Salsman women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Salsman were Laborer and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Farming
  • Salesman
  • Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
  • Housewife
  • Laborer
  • Clerk

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

Salsman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Salsman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Salsman 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 Salsman. 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 808 military records available for the last name Salsman. For the veterans among your Salsman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Salsman Life Expectancy

What is the average Salsman lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Salsman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Salsman in 1958 was 38, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Salsman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Salsman 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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