Szalay Family History

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Szalay Name Meaning

Hungarian: regional name for someone from Zala county in Hungary, or a habitational name from a place called Szala.

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


Similar surnames: Salay, Szala, Sala, Sales, Zalar, Salas, Walby, Staley, Balay, Salak

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Szalay Family Origin

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Szalay Family Occupations

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

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Szalay Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Szalay Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Szalay life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Szalay in 1955 was 37, and 77 in 2004.

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