Alberta Family History

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Alberta Name Meaning

Italian: from a feminine form of the personal name Alberto. This is a rare name in Italy, now confined largely to Foggia province.

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

Similar surnames: Alberti, Albert, Alberto, Berta, Alberts, Albergo, Alber, Abert

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Alberta Family Origin

Where is the Alberta family from?

Alberta Family Occupations

What did your Alberta ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Alberta occupation in Canada was Servant. 100% of Alberta's were Servants.

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  • Servant


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Alberta ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Alberta Historical Records

What Alberta family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Alberta. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Alberta 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 668 immigration records available for the last name Alberta. 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 380 military records available for the last name Alberta. For the veterans among your Alberta ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Alberta Life Expectancy

What is the average Alberta lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Alberta life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Alberta in 1964 was 63, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Alberta

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Alberta 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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