Salzman Family History

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Salzman Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a salt producer or seller, from German Salz ‘salt’ + Mann ‘man’. Compare Salzer. Respelling of the German surname Salzmann.

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


Similar surnames: Saltzman, Salzmann, Saltsman, Salman, Salsman, Holzman, Selman

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Salzman Family Origin

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Salzman Family Occupations

What did your Salzman ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Merch Tailor were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Salzman. 34% of Salzman men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Salzman women worked as a Merch Tailor. Some less common occupations for Americans named Salzman were Operator and Servant

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    34%
  • Garnisseur
    17%
  • Merch Tailor
    17%
  • Operator
    17%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Merch Tailor
    50%
  • Servant
    50%

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

Salzman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Salzman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Salzman 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Salzman. 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 Salzman. For the veterans among your Salzman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Salzman Life Expectancy

What is the average Salzman lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Salzman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Salzman in 1945 was 43, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Salzman

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