Sault Family History

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Sault Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Salt. French: topographic name for someone who lived near a grove or small wood, Old French saut (Latin saltus).

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

Similar surnames: Gault, Sale, Saul, Sult, Dault, Bault, Salt, Sabat, Sauve, Faust

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Sault Family Origin

Where is the Sault family from?

Sault Family Occupations

What did your Sault ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Bricklayer, Coal Miner and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sault. A less common occupation for the Sault family was Barmaid & Housekeeper. The most common Sault occupation in the UK was Bricklayer. 9% of Sault's were Bricklayers.

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  • Bricklayer

  • Coal Miner

  • Cooper

  • Barmaid & Housekeeper


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

Sault Historical Records

What Sault family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Sault. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sault census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Sault

Passenger List

There are 736 immigration records available for the last name Sault. 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 Sault. For the veterans among your Sault ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sault Life Expectancy

What is the average Sault lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Sault life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Sault in 1957 was 66, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sault

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sault 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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