Salter, derived from Salt, meaning extractor or trader of salt (from the Middle Ages), is a surname or more rarely a first name, and may refer to:

  • Albert Salter of Salter's Meridian fame
  • Andrew Salter (1914–1996), U.S. psychotherapist.
  • George Salter (1897-1967), US designer
  • George Salter, (1834-1911) UK cricketer
  • Hans J. Salter (1896–1994), American film composer.
  • James Salter (born 1925), U.S. novelist
  • James Arthur Salter (1881–1975), British politician and academic
  • John William Salter (1820–1869), English naturalist and palaeontologist
  • June Salter (1932–2001), Australian actress.
  • Lewis Salter (1926–1989), American physicist
  • Mandy Salter fictional character in the BBC soap opera EastEnders
  • Mark Salter, American speechwriter
  • Mark Salter (born 1980), English footballer
  • Martin Salter (born 1954), UK member of parliament
  • Mary Jo Salter U.S. poet
  • Michael Salter (born 1967) U.S. contemporary artist
  • Richard Salter
  • Robert B. Salter (1924–2010), Canadian pediatric orthopaedic surgeon.
  • Robert M. Salter, U.S. engineer for RAND
  • Stephen Salter, Emeritus Professor of Engineering Design and inventor of the Salter duck
  • Susanna M. Salter (1860–1961), U.S. politician, first woman mayor in the United States
  • William Salter


  • Worshipful Company of Salters, one of the Livery Companies of the City of London
  • Salters Steamers, a boating company on the River Thames, England, founded by John and Stephen Salter
  • Salter Brecknell, a manufacturer of light commercial weighing scales, part of Avery Weigh-Tronix
  • Salter Housewares, a manufacturer of consumer weighing scales

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Albert Salter
... Albert Salter was a provincial land surveyor in Ontario in the mid-19th century ... Due to the then-remoteness of the Sudbury area, however, Salter's discovery did not have much immediate impact ... Salter's Meridian is commemorated by a historical plaque in the Naughton neighbourhood of Sudbury ...
Bryant Salter
... Salter (born January 22, 1950 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania) is a former American football safety in the National Football League for the San Diego Chargers, Washington Redskins ... Persondata Name Salter, Bryant Alternative names Short description American football player Date of birth January 22, 1950 Place of birth Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S ...
Lights (EP) - Track Listing
... "Ice" Lights, Thomas Salter Lights, Salter 257 2 ... "Drive My Soul" Lights, Salter Lights, Salter 322 3 ... "White" Lights, Salter Lights, Salter 320 5 ...
Salter - See Also
... Psalter Drysalter This page or section lists people with the surname Salter ... If an internal link intending to refer to a specific person led you to this page, you may wish to change that link by adding the person's given name(s) to the link ...
Stephen Salter
... Stephen Hugh Salter (born 7 December 1938) is Emeritus Professor of Engineering Design at the University of Edinburgh and inventor of the eponymous Salter duck wave energy device ... Salter is also a proponent of geoengineering and is responsible for creating the concept of the mechanical enhancement of clouds to achieve cloud ... The wide tank at the University of Edinburgh — a novel design and invention by Stephen Salter, built in 1977 — was the world's first multi-directional wave tank equipped with absorbing wavemakers ...