Dahlquist Family History

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Dahlquist Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements dal ‘valley’ + quist, an old or ornamental spelling of kvist ‘twig’.

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


Similar surnames: Wahlquist, Ahlquist, Hallquist, Carlquist, Sandquist, Almquist

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Dahlquist Family Origin

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Dahlquist Family Occupations

What did your Dahlquist ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Minister and Railroad Contractor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dahlquist. The most common Dahlquist occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Dahlquist's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dahlquist family was Taylor.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Minister

    13%
  • Railroad Contractor

    13%
  • Taylor

    13%

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Dahlquist Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Dahlquist Life Expectancy

What is the average Dahlquist lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Dahlquist life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Dahlquist in 1954 was 51, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dahlquist

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dahlquist 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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