Salo Name Meaning

Finnish: ornamental name from salo ‘forested wilderness’, perhaps chosen in some cases as a topographic name by someone who lived in such a place.

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


Similar surnames: Sala, Sale, Solo, Palo, Alo, Calo, Salm, Malo, Salt, Sago

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Salo Family Origin

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Salo Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Machinist

    17%
  • Work In Fectorie

    17%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Salo family was Work In Fectorie. The most common Salo occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Salo's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Machinist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Salo.

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Salo Historical Records

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Salo Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Salo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Salo in 1956 was 43, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Salo

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