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Salto Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from any of the numerous places named Salto, from salto ‘sloping’. Catalan (Saltó): variant of either Saltor or Sautó, both of them towns in northern Catalonia, in El Ripollès and El Conflent districts.

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


Similar surnames: Canto, Salt, Salton, Salvo, Sales, Sisto, Basto, Salin, Santo, Salido

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Salto Family Origin

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Salto Family Occupations

What did your Salto ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Salto occupation in the USA was Milk Dealer. 50% of Salto's were Milk Dealers. Milk Dealer and Nursery Hand were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Salto.

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  • Milk Dealer

    50%
  • Nursery Hand

    50%

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Salto Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Salto. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Salto 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Salto. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Salto. For the veterans among your Salto ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Salto Life Expectancy

What is the average Salto lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2003, in the United States, Salto life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Salto in 1952 was 24, and 63 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Salto

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Salto 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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