Ingoldsby Family History

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Ingoldsby Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Ingoldsby in Lincolnshire, named from the Old Norse personal name Ingjaldr + bý ‘farmstead’, ‘settlement’ .

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

Similar surnames: Inglesby, Goldsby, Ingalsbe, Godby, Oglesby, Engelby, Ingold, Gadsby

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Ingoldsby Family Origin

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Ingoldsby Family Occupations

What did your Ingoldsby ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Bar Keeper and Bootmaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ingoldsby. A less common occupation for the Ingoldsby family was Brass Works. The most common Ingoldsby occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Ingoldsby's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Bar Keeper

  • Bootmaker

  • Brass Works


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Ingoldsby Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Ingoldsby. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ingoldsby 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 450 immigration records available for the last name Ingoldsby. 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 621 military records available for the last name Ingoldsby. For the veterans among your Ingoldsby ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ingoldsby Life Expectancy

What is the average Ingoldsby lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Ingoldsby life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Ingoldsby in 1962 was 67, and 91 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ingoldsby

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ingoldsby 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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