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Salina Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from La Salina in Teruel province, or a topographic name from salina ‘saltworks’, ‘salt marsh’.

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


Similar surnames: Salinas, Kalina, Salins, Sabina, Saline, Salin, Marina, Molina

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Salina Family Origin

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Salina Family Occupations

What did your Salina ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Herder and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Salina. A less common occupation for the Salina family was Laborer. The most common Salina occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Salina's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Herder

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%

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

Salina Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Salina Life Expectancy

What is the average Salina lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Salina life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Salina in 1964 was 69, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Salina

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Salina 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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