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Salen Family Origin

Where is the Salen family from?

Salen Family Occupations

What did your Salen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Salen family was Dealer In Rags. The most common Salen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Salen's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Salen.

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Blacksmith

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Dealer In Rags

    6%

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

Salen Historical Records

What Salen family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Salen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Salen census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Salen

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Salen. 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 Salen. For the veterans among your Salen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Salen Life Expectancy

What is the average Salen lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Salen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Salen in 1952 was 67, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Salen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Salen 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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