Salzman Family History

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Salzman Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a salt producer or seller, from German Salz ‘salt’ + Mann ‘man’. Compare Salzer. Respelling of the German surname Salzmann.

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

Similar surnames: Saltzman, Salzmann, Saltsman, Salman, Salsman, Holzman, Selman

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Salzman Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Salzman name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Salzman. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • European Jewish


  • Germanic Europe


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


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Salzman Family Origin

Where is the Salzman family from?

Salzman Family Occupations

What did your Salzman ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Salzman occupation in the UK was General Practitioner M.R.C.S. M.S.A.. 100% of Salzman's were General Practitioner M.R.C.S. M.S.A.s.

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  • General Practitioner M.R.C.S. M.S.A.


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

Salzman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Salzman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Salzman 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Salzman. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Salzman. For the veterans among your Salzman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Salzman Life Expectancy

What is the average Salzman lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Salzman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Salzman in 1945 was 43, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Salzman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Salzman 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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