Aikenhead Family History

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Aikenhead Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Cadenhead, Whitehead, Bankhead, Redhead, Vienneau, Birckhead

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Aikenhead Family Origin

Where is the Aikenhead family from?

Aikenhead Family Occupations

What did your Aikenhead ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Aikenhead. 41% of Aikenhead men worked as a Farmer and 24% of Aikenhead women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Aikenhead were Baker and Mechanic

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Merchant
  • Salesman
  • Baker

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Stenographer
  • Student
  • School Teacher
  • Mechanic

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

Aikenhead Historical Records

What Aikenhead family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Aikenhead. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Aikenhead census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Aikenhead

Passenger List

There are 637 immigration records available for the last name Aikenhead. 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 413 military records available for the last name Aikenhead. For the veterans among your Aikenhead ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Aikenhead Life Expectancy

What is the average Aikenhead lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2001, in the United States, Aikenhead life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Aikenhead in 1964 was 76, and 85 in 2001.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Aikenhead

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Aikenhead 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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