Salveson Family History

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Salveson Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Norwegian Salvesen.

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


Similar surnames: Halverson, Narveson, Salverson, Salvesen, Salesky, Helgeson

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Salveson Family Origin

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Salveson Family Occupations

What did your Salveson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Salveson. A less common occupation for the Salveson family was Tin Smith. The most common Salveson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 85% of Salveson's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    85%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Tin Smith

    8%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

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Salveson Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Salveson Life Expectancy

What is the average Salveson lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Salveson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Salveson in 1962 was 73, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Salveson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Salveson 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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