Salvage Family History

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Salvage Name Meaning

French and English: nickname from Old French, Middle English salvage ‘untamed’ (see Savage). Americanized form of some similar-sounding Jewish surname.

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


Similar surnames: Savage, Sauvage, Selvage, Talmage, Salge, Sallade, Savidge, Slape

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Salvage Family Origin

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Salvage Family Occupations

What did your Salvage ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    6%
  • Bricklayer

    5%
  • Carter

    3%
  • Fisherman

    3%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Bricklayer and Carter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Salvage. A less common occupation for the Salvage family was Fisherman. The most common Salvage occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 6% of Salvage's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Salvage Historical Records

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Salvage Life Expectancy

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