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Salen Family History

Salen Name Meaning
Origin unidentified.

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

11,826 Historical Documents with Salen on Ancestry.com
4,173 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
559 Military Records
909 Immigration Records
2,555 Census and Voter Lists
3,630 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Salen Families

  • Number of Salen families
     9 - 16
     4 - 8
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Salen families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Salen last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Salen census records

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Salen Family Origin

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Salen Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Salen

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Salen Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Salen census records

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Salen Civil War Service Records

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