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Salters Name Meaning

English (chiefly northern Ireland): variant of the Lancashire surname Salthouse, an occupational name for a worker at a saltworks, a topographic name for someone who lived by a saltworks, or a habitational name from one of the minor places named from a saltworks. There are examples in Furness and Lytham St. Annes, among other places.

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


Similar surnames: Halter, Salter, Malter, Sauter, Saller, Alders, Salberg, Balter

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Salters Family Origin

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Salters Family Occupations

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  • Bricklayer

    17%
  • Butchers Wife

    17%
  • Housekeeper

    17%
  • Labourer

    17%

In 1881, Bricklayer, Butchers Wife and Housekeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Salters. A less common occupation for the Salters family was Labourer. The most common Salters occupation in the UK was Bricklayer. 17% of Salters's were Bricklayers.

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