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Saltmarsh Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived by a saltwater marsh, or a habitational name from places called Saltmarsh, in Gloucestershire and Herefordshire, or Saltmarshe, in East Yorkshire.

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


Similar surnames: Salters, Marsh, Whitmarsh, Hindmarsh, Samarin, Salas, Salazar

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Saltmarsh Family Origin

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Saltmarsh Family Occupations

What did your Saltmarsh ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Saltmarsh occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Saltmarsh's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Saltmarsh family was Farm Hand. Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Saltmarsh.

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Blacksmith

    7%
  • Farm Hand

    5%

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

Saltmarsh Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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

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Saltmarsh Life Expectancy

What is the average Saltmarsh lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Saltmarsh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Saltmarsh in 1955 was 48, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Saltmarsh

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Saltmarsh 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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