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Ingold Name Meaning

English: from the Anglo-Scandinavian personal name Ingell, Old Norse Ingjaldr (see Ingle). Swiss German: from the Germanic personal name Ingwald, formed with Ing- (see Ingle 1) + walt(an) ‘to rule’.

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


Similar surnames: Ingle, Ringold, Mangold, Gold, Harold, Engel, Konold, Single, Ingman

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Where is the Ingold family from?

You can see how Ingold families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Ingold family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Ingold families were found in USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 15 Ingold families living in Ontario. This was about 71% of all the recorded Ingold's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Ingold families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Ingold surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Ingold ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the Canada named Ingold. 60% of Ingold men worked as a Farmer. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1921

  • Farmer
    60%
  • Laborer
    40%
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Census Records

There are 13,000 census records available for the last name Ingold. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ingold census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Ingold. 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 Cards

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Ingold. For the veterans among your Ingold ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Ingold lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Ingold life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Ingold in 1961 was 68, and 76 in 2004.

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