Agnor Family History

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Agnor Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from a place in Akershus, which is apparently named from Old Norse agn{o,}r ‘fishhook’, ‘harpoon barb’, presumably with reference to some topographic feature such as the shape of a neighboring mountain or a crook in a stream.

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

Similar surnames: Egner, Honor, Wagnon, Arner, Agro, Hagner, Aylor, Magnon, Egnor

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Agnor Family Origin

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Agnor Family Occupations

What did your Agnor ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Agnor. 12% of Agnor men worked as a Laborer and 9% of Agnor women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Agnor were Farmer and Clericar

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Carpenter
  • Clerk
  • Farmer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
  • Winder
  • Boarding
  • Clericar

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Agnor Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Agnor. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Agnor 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 74 immigration records available for the last name Agnor. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 288 military records available for the last name Agnor. For the veterans among your Agnor ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Agnor Life Expectancy

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Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Agnor life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Agnor in 1959 was 55, and 62 in 2004.

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