Salva Name Meaning

Catalan (Salvà): from the personal name Salvá, Catalan form of Latin Silvanus (a derivative of silva ‘wood’). Southern French (Occitan): from a variant of the personal name Salvat, Occitan equivalent of Salvato.

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


Similar surnames: Sala, Salvo, Salvi, Selva, Salvia, Sava, Silva, Sales, Palla, Samsa

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Salva Family Origin

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Salva Family Occupations

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  • Camp Boss

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%
  • Painter

    33%

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In 1880, Camp Boss and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Salva. A less common occupation for the Salva family was Painter. The most common Salva occupation in the USA was Camp Boss. 33% of Salva's were Camp Bosss.

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Salva Historical Records

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Salva Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1948 and 2004, Salva life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Salva in 1948 was 37, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Salva

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