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Solis Name Meaning

Spanish and Asturian-Leonese (Solís): habitational name from Solís in Asturies or a similarly named place elsewhere. English: from a medieval personal name bestowed on a child born after the death of a sibling, from Middle English solace ‘comfort’, ‘consolation’. The word also came to have the sense ‘delight’, ‘amusement’, and in some cases the surname may have arisen from a nickname for a playful or entertaining person.

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


Similar surnames: Sluis, Molin, Ellis, Loris, Kolis, Boris, Molis, Polis, Somes, Sallis

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Solis Family Origin

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Solis Family Occupations

What did your Solis ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Solis. 42% of Solis men worked as a Laborer and 18% of Solis women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Solis were Truck Driver and Seamstress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    42%
  • Farmer
    9%
  • Farm Laborer
    6%
  • Truck Driver
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    18%
  • Maid
    9%
  • Housewife
    8%
  • Seamstress
    7%

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

Solis Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 44,000 census records available for the last name Solis. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Solis 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 21,000 immigration records available for the last name Solis. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Solis. For the veterans among your Solis ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Solis Life Expectancy

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Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Solis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Solis in 1945 was 45, and 69 in 2004.

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