Ahlgren Family History

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Ahlgren Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements al ‘alder’ + gren ‘branch’.

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


Similar surnames: Dahlgren, Fahlgren, Helgren, Shogren, Wallgren, Almgren, Kallgren

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Ahlgren Family Origin

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Ahlgren Family Occupations

What did your Ahlgren ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ahlgren family was Farm Laborer. The most common Ahlgren occupation in the USA was Miner. 20% of Ahlgren's were Miners. Miner, Blacksmith and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ahlgren.

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  • Miner

    20%
  • Blacksmith

    10%
  • Cabinet Maker

    10%
  • Farm Laborer

    10%

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Ahlgren Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Ahlgren. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ahlgren 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 Ahlgren. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Ahlgren. For the veterans among your Ahlgren ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ahlgren Life Expectancy

What is the average Ahlgren lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Ahlgren life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Ahlgren in 1951 was 23, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ahlgren

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ahlgren 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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