Salonen Family History

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Salonen Name Meaning

Finnish: variant of Salo + the common surname suffix -nen. Mostly, this is an ornamental name adopted during the name conversion movement in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

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

Similar surnames: Halonen, Salminen, Tolonen, Ahonen, Sales, Salo, Floden, Loden

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Salonen Family Origin

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Salonen Family Occupations

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Salonen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Salonen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Salonen 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

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Draft Card

There are 290 military records available for the last name Salonen. For the veterans among your Salonen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Salonen Life Expectancy

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Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Salonen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Salonen in 1953 was 81, and 68 in 2004.

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