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Salow Name Meaning

German: habitational name from Salow in Mecklenburg-West Pomerania.

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


Similar surnames: Galow, Balow, Jagow, Sanow, Solow, Rakow, Parlow, Kadow, Salm, Kulow

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Salow Family Origin

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Salow Family Occupations

What did your Salow ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Salow family was Teamster. The most common Salow occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Salow's were Farmers. Farmer, Brick Mason and Brickmason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Salow.

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Brick Mason

    13%
  • Brickmason

    13%
  • Teamster

    13%

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

Salow Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Salow Life Expectancy

What is the average Salow lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Salow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Salow in 1963 was 66, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Salow

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Salow 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.

Famous Salow Family

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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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