Alme Family History

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Alme Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of the seven farms, most in western Norway, so named, from an inflected form of Old Norse almr ‘elm’.

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

Similar surnames: Alm, Almen, Almer, Balke, Ale, Palm, Halle, Ulmen, Cloe, Balmer

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Alme Family Origin

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Alme Family Occupations

What did your Alme ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Alme occupation in the USA was Farmer. 83% of Alme's were Farmers. Farmer and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Alme.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House


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

Alme Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Alme. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Alme 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 675 immigration records available for the last name Alme. 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 98 military records available for the last name Alme. For the veterans among your Alme ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Alme Life Expectancy

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Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Alme life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Alme in 1961 was 53, and 81 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Alme 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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