Alix Family History

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Alix Name Meaning

French: from the Old French female personal name Alix or Alis, short form of the Germanic personal name Adalhaidis (see Allis). from a short form of Alexander.

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

Similar surnames: Albin, Alig, Valis, Alex, Aldi, Wali, Alm, Ales, Balik, Lim

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Alix Family Origin

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Alix Family Occupations

What did your Alix ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Cultivateur, Cordonnier and Journalier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Alix. The most common Alix occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 47% of Alix's were Cultivateurs. A less common occupation for the Alix family was Forgeron.

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  • Cultivateur

  • Cordonnier

  • Journalier

  • Forgeron


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

Alix Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Alix. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Alix 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 763 immigration records available for the last name Alix. 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 628 military records available for the last name Alix. For the veterans among your Alix ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Alix Life Expectancy

What is the average Alix lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Alix life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Alix in 1961 was 47, and 85 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Alix 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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