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Salvas Name Meaning

possibly Spanish: origin uncertain; possibly from the plural of salva ‘salvo’, ‘gun salute’. But it may be from a personal name. Compare Salva.

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


Similar surnames: Salas, Galvan, Navas, Salva, Savas, Pallas, Silvas, Salles, Salois

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Salvas Family Origin

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Salvas Family Occupations

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  • Keeping House

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%
  • Saloon Keeper

    33%

In 1880, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Salvas. The most common Salvas occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 33% of Salvas's were Keeping Houses. A less common occupation for the Salvas family was Saloon Keeper.

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