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Salinas Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from any of the numerous places named Salinas, from the plural of salina ‘saltworks’ (Latin salinae, a derivative of sal ‘salt’).

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


Similar surnames: Salina, Salas, Salins, Kalina, Salin, Sardinas, Sales, Salvas

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Salinas Family Origin

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Salinas Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    30%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Cattle Herder

    5%

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In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Salinas. A less common occupation for the Salinas family was Cattle Herder. The most common Salinas occupation in the USA was Laborer. 30% of Salinas's were Laborers.

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Salinas Historical Records

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Salinas Life Expectancy

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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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