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Sahlstrom Name Meaning

Swedish (Sahlström): ornamental name from sahl (variant of sal ‘hall’) + ström ‘river’.

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


Similar surnames: Salstrom, Ahlstrom, Wahlstrom, Fahlstrom, Dahlstrom, Hallstrom

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Sahlstrom Family Origin

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Sahlstrom Family Occupations

What did your Sahlstrom ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Sahlstrom family was Tinner. Farmer, Laborer and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sahlstrom. The most common Sahlstrom occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Sahlstrom's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Tailor

    25%
  • Tinner

    25%

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

Sahlstrom Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Sahlstrom Life Expectancy

What is the average Sahlstrom lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Sahlstrom life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Sahlstrom in 1963 was 76, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sahlstrom

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sahlstrom 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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