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Allport Name Meaning

English: habitational name from places in Derbyshire and Shropshire named Alport, from Old English ealda ‘old’ + port ‘town’.

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


Similar surnames: Newport, Alborn, Alford, Elliott, Allard, Wallwork, Allcorn, Allgood

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Allport Family Origin

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Allport Family Occupations

What did your Allport ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Engineer, Farmer and Spinner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Allport. The most common Allport occupation in Canada was Engineer. 25% of Allport's were Engineers. A less common occupation for the Allport family was Wool Carder.

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  • Engineer

    25%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Spinner

    25%
  • Wool Carder

    25%

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

Allport Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Allport Life Expectancy

What is the average Allport lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Allport life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Allport in 1957 was 70, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Allport

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Allport 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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