Saulnier Family History

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Saulnier Name Meaning

French: occupational name for an extractor or seller of salt, from an agent derivative of Old French sal, sel (from Latin salina).

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


Similar surnames: Soulier, Lanier, Vannier, Saucier, Tullier, Vallier, Boulier, Salber

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Saulnier Family Origin

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Saulnier Family Occupations

What did your Saulnier ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Farmer Son and Seaman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Saulnier. A less common occupation for the Saulnier family was Servant. The most common Saulnier occupation in Canada was Farmer. 46% of Saulnier's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Farmer Son

    9%
  • Seaman

    6%
  • Servant

    5%

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

Saulnier Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Saulnier Life Expectancy

What is the average Saulnier lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Saulnier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Saulnier in 1945 was 70, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Saulnier

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Saulnier 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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