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Sall Family History

Sall Name Meaning

English: variant of Sale 1. English: from a short form of a personal name beginning with Sal-, for example Salomon. Swedish (Säll): nickname from säll ‘happy’, ‘fortunate’, probably a soldier’s name. African: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Wall, Ball, Sale, Fall, Gall, Call, Dall, Saul, Sill, Mall

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Where is the Sall family from?

You can see how Sall families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Sall family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Sall families were found in the UK in 1891. In 1911 there were 19 Sall families living in Ontario. This was about 25% of all the recorded Sall's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Sall families in 1911.
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What did your Sall ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Sall. .

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

Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    100%
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Census Records

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Sall. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sall census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Sall. 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 Cards

There are 3,000 military records available for the last name Sall. For the veterans among your Sall ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Sall lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Sall life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Sall in 1961 was 54, and 69 in 2004.

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