Salvant Family History

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Salvant Name Meaning

French: variant of Sauvan(t), from an older personal name derived from Latin Silvanus.

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


Similar surnames: Savant, Salva, Silvano, Salman, Calvano, Tallant, Salvato, Servant

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Salvant Family Origin

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Salvant Family Occupations

What did your Salvant ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Seamstress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Salvant. 18% of Salvant men worked as a Laborer and 25% of Salvant women worked as a Seamstress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Salvant were Porter and Cook

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    18%
  • Clerk
    11%
  • Gardener
    6%
  • Porter
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Seamstress
    25%
  • Addressograph Operator
    9%
  • Cashier And Clerk
    9%
  • Cook
    9%

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

Salvant Historical Records

What Salvant family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 799 census records available for the last name Salvant. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Salvant 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 79 immigration records available for the last name Salvant. 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 127 military records available for the last name Salvant. For the veterans among your Salvant ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Salvant Life Expectancy

What is the average Salvant lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Salvant life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Salvant in 1944 was 25, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Salvant

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Salvant 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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