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Salzer Name Meaning

German: occupational name for an extractor or seller of salt, a precious commodity in medieval times, from an agent derivative of Middle High German salz ‘salt’.

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


Similar surnames: Salter, Salber, Sulzer, Walzer, Saler, Sadler, Malter, Saller, Saeger

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Salzer Family Origin

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Salzer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    14%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Tailor

    8%
  • Laborer

    5%

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In 1880, the most common Salzer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 14% of Salzer's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Salzer. A less common occupation for the Salzer family was Laborer.

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Salzer Historical Records

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Salzer Life Expectancy

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