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Salzano Name Meaning

Italian (mainly Campania): probably a habitational name for someone from a place in Avellino province named Salza Irpina.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022


Similar surnames: Saviano, Aliano, Canzano, Razzano, Calvano, Alfano, Solano, Albano

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Where is the Salzano family from?

You can see how Salzano families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Salzano family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 25 Salzano families living in New York. This was about 50% of all the recorded Salzano's in USA. New York had the highest population of Salzano families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Salzano surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Salzano ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Salzano. 21% of Salzano men worked as a Laborer and 34% of Salzano women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Salzano were Chauffeur and O. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    21%
  • Truck Driver
    16%
  • Peddler
    9%
  • Chauffeur
    7%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Operator
    34%
  • Machine Operator
    17%
  • Dress Maker
    17%
  • O
    12%
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 625 immigration records available for the last name Salzano. 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 Cards

There are 411 military records available for the last name Salzano. For the veterans among your Salzano ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Salzano lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Salzano life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Salzano in 1951 was 54, and 74 in 2004.

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