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Salling Name Meaning

Danish: regional name from Salling, a region of northeast Denmark that takes its name from Salling Fjord, around which it lies.

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


Similar surnames: Alling, Balling, Ballin, Walling, Dalling, Saling, Stelling, Helling

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Salling Family Origin

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Salling Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    63%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Broker

    4%

In 1880, the most common Salling occupation in the USA was Farmer. 63% of Salling's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Salling. A less common occupation for the Salling family was Broker.

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Salling Historical Records

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Salling Life Expectancy

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