Soler Family History

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Soler Name Meaning

habitational name from El Soler, a town in El Rosselló district, northern Catalonia, or form any other place named El Soler or with Soler, from soler ‘ground’, ‘floor’ (Late Latin solarium, a derivative of solum ‘bottom’, ‘ground’). occupational name from Catalan soler, the person who makes or sells soles (of canvas sandals or shoes). This is a very common Catalan name.

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

Similar surnames: Solar, Sole, Sales, Soder, Soller, Boler, Soper, Solem, Soll, Soley

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Soler Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Soler name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Soler. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Spain


  • Portugal


  • England & Wales


  • France


  • Native American—North, Central, South


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Soler Family Origin

Where is the Soler family from?

Soler Family Occupations

What did your Soler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Baker and Brick Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Soler. A less common occupation for the Soler family was Drives Team. The most common Soler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Soler's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Baker

  • Brick Maker

  • Drives Team


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

Soler Historical Records

What Soler family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Soler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Soler 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 12,000 immigration records available for the last name Soler. 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 Soler. For the veterans among your Soler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Soler Life Expectancy

What is the average Soler lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Soler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Soler in 1953 was 49, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Soler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Soler 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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