Saller Family History

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Saller Name Meaning

habitational name from Sallern in Bavaria. topographic name for someone who lived in an area where sallow willows grew, from Middle High German salhe ‘sallow tree’ + -er, suffix denoting an inhabitant.

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

Similar surnames: Staller, Haller, Soller, Siller, Galler, Waller, Faller, Seller

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Saller Family Origin

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Saller Family Occupations

What did your Saller ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Saller occupation in Canada was Sailor. 50% of Saller's were Sailors. Sailor and Shoemaker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Saller.

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  • Sailor

  • Shoemaker


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

Saller Historical Records

What Saller family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Saller. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Saller 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Saller. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Saller. For the veterans among your Saller ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Saller Life Expectancy

What is the average Saller lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Saller life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Saller in 1956 was 38, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Saller

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Saller 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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