Salter family page
Ann Salter and her husband Nelson Storms, whom she married in the USA
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Origins of surname
Probably meaning a producer of salt, from the old English sealt, this surname could also be derived from saltere, the old name for the stringed instrument psalter.
This family name first appeared in Jersey records in the early years of the 19th century
This will created by a member of the Salter family is now held by Jersey Archive. By visiting the archive site and using the names, date and reference number shown here, it is possible to view a copy of each will. You will have to subscribe to the Archive's online service to do this. To find out more about this collection, which covers the period from 1663 to 1948, and how to search for your family's wills there, visit our Jersey wills page
- Patrick Salter - 14 March 1862, D/Y/A/31