Salam Family History

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Salam Name Meaning

Muslim: variant of Salaam.

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


Similar surnames: Salame, Sala, Salama, Salaam, Salem, Salas, Salameh, Salah, Salim

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Salam Family Origin

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Salam Family Occupations

What did your Salam ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Salam. A less common occupation for the Salam family was Shoe Maker. The most common Salam occupation in the USA was Farm Laborer. 33% of Salam's were Farm Laborers.

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  • Farm Laborer

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%
  • Shoe Maker

    33%

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

Salam Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Salam. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Salam 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Salam. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Salam. For the veterans among your Salam ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Salam Life Expectancy

What is the average Salam lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2003, in the United States, Salam life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Salam in 1965 was 57, and 57 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Salam

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Salam 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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