Albertson Family History

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Albertson Name Meaning

Patronymic from Albert, English in form, but only rarely found as a surname in England or Scotland. In many cases it is probably a respelling of Danish and Norwegian Albertsen, Swedish Albert(s)son, or a cognate in some other language.

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

Similar surnames: Albertsen, Gilbertson, Amberson, Anderson, Robertson, Alderton

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Albertson Family Origin

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Albertson Family Occupations

What did your Albertson ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Going To School and Servant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Albertson. The most common Albertson occupation in Canada was Farmer. 39% of Albertson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Albertson family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Going To School

  • Servant

  • Farm Laborer


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

Albertson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 47,000 census records available for the last name Albertson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Albertson 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Albertson. 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 8,000 military records available for the last name Albertson. For the veterans among your Albertson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Albertson Life Expectancy

What is the average Albertson lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Albertson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Albertson in 1944 was 24, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Albertson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Albertson 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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