Solter Family History

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Solter Name Meaning

Catalan: nickname from solter ‘journeyman’, ‘bachelor’.

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

Similar surnames: Soltero, Soller, Soler, Lotter, Horter, Stelter, Sommer, Loller

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Solter Family Origin

Where is the Solter family from?

Solter Family Occupations

What did your Solter ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Solter family was Constable. The most common Solter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Solter's were Farmers. Farmer, Agent Glass Ware and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Solter.

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  • Farmer

  • Agent Glass Ware

  • At Home

  • Constable


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

Solter Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Solter. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Solter 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 Solter. 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 Solter. For the veterans among your Solter ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Solter Life Expectancy

What is the average Solter lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Solter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Solter in 1941 was 41, and 91 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Solter

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Solter 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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