Salzmann Family History

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Salzmann Name Meaning

German: occupational name for an extractor or seller of salt, from Middle High German salz ‘salt’ + man ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Salzman, Saltzman, Waldmann, Altmann, Saltsman, Sitzmann, Ohlmann

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Salzmann Family Origin

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Salzmann Family Occupations

What did your Salzmann ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Salzmann. 10% of Salzmann men worked as a Laborer and 8% of Salzmann women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Salzmann were Farmer and New Worker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    10%
  • Machinist
    6%
  • Butcher
    4%
  • Farmer
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    8%
  • Bookkeeper
    6%
  • Clerk
    6%
  • New Worker
    6%

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

Salzmann Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Salzmann. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Salzmann 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Salzmann. 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 Salzmann. For the veterans among your Salzmann ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Salzmann Life Expectancy

What is the average Salzmann lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Salzmann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Salzmann in 1949 was 65, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Salzmann

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Salzmann 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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