Balogh Family History

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Balogh Name Meaning

Hungarian: from balog ‘left-handed’, from bal ‘left’, hence a nickname for a left-handed or clumsy person.

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


Similar surnames: Balon, Bloch, Bango, Baloga, Balog, Balough, Ballis, Bako, Balok

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Balogh Family Origin

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Balogh Family Occupations

What did your Balogh ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Balogh occupation in the USA was Cabinet Maker. 33% of Balogh's were Cabinet Makers. A less common occupation for the Balogh family was Works In Book Bindery. Cabinet Maker and Mserchaum Pipe Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Balogh.

View Census data for Balogh | Data not to scale

  • Cabinet Maker

    33%
  • Mserchaum Pipe Maker

    33%
  • Works In Book Bindery

    33%

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Balogh Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Balogh Life Expectancy

What is the average Balogh lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Balogh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Balogh in 1951 was 39, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Balogh

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Balogh 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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