Salmen Family History

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Salmen Name Meaning

Variant of English Salmon or German Salman.

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


Similar surnames: Salman, Salmon, Sarten, Dalman, Simmen, Balmer, Halden, Kallen, Amen

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Salmen Family Origin

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Salmen Family Occupations

What did your Salmen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Salmen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Salmen's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Feeds Picker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Salmen. A less common occupation for the Salmen family was House Keeper.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Feeds Picker

    13%
  • House Keeper

    13%

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

Salmen Historical Records

What Salmen family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Salmen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Salmen 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 Salmen

Passenger List

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

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Salmen Life Expectancy

What is the average Salmen lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Salmen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Salmen in 1963 was 63, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Salmen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Salmen 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.

Famous Salmen Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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