Salvage Family History

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Salvage Name Meaning

French and English: nickname from Old French, Middle English salvage ‘untamed’ (see Savage). Americanized form of some similar-sounding Jewish surname.

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

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Salvage Family Origin

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Salvage Family Occupations

What did your Salvage ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Coal Miner

    17%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Carver & Gilder

    8%
  • Engineer R. R.

    8%

In 1880, Coal Miner, Carpenter and Carver & Gilder were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Salvage. A less common occupation for the Salvage family was Engineer R. R.. The most common Salvage occupation in the USA was Coal Miner. 17% of Salvage's were Coal Miners.

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Salvage Historical Records

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Salvage Life Expectancy

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