Solana Family History

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Solana Name Meaning

Catalan, Aragonese, and Spanish: habitational name from any of the numerous places named Solana or La Solana, derived from Catalan solà or Aragonese and Spanish solano ‘sun-facing place’ (see Sola and Solano).

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


Similar surnames: Solano, Sola, Molina, Solar, Soland, Saldana, Selan, Salina, Holan

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Solana Family Origin

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Solana Family Occupations

What did your Solana ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Elementary Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Solana. 13% of Solana men worked as a Laborer and 10% of Solana women worked as an Elementary Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Solana were Bundle Man and Janitress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    13%
  • Roofer
    7%
  • Barber
    4%
  • Bundle Man
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Elementary Teacher
    10%
  • Groundman
    10%
  • Housekeeper
    10%
  • Janitress
    10%

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

Solana Historical Records

What Solana family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Solana. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Solana 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Solana. 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 247 military records available for the last name Solana. For the veterans among your Solana ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Solana Life Expectancy

What is the average Solana lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Solana life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Solana in 1965 was 76, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Solana

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Solana 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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