Salber Family History

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Salber Name Meaning

French (Alsace): from German Salber, an occupational name or an ointment maker, from an agent noun derivative of Middle High German salbe ‘ointment’.

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

Similar surnames: Salzer, Silber, Saler, Salter, Sauber, Alber, Sadler, Saller, Saeger

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Salber Family Origin

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Salber Family Occupations

What did your Salber ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the US named Salber. 50% of Salber men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Clerk
  • Baker

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

Salber Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Salber. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Salber 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 293 immigration records available for the last name Salber. 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 222 military records available for the last name Salber. For the veterans among your Salber ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Salber Life Expectancy

What is the average Salber lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Salber life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Salber in 1963 was 75, and 75 in 2004.

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