Adolfson Family History

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Adolfson Name Meaning

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Adolf.

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


Similar surnames: Adolphson, Alfson, Rolfson, Abelson, Olsson, Elofson, Dotson, Olafson

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Adolfson Family Origin

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Adolfson Family Occupations

What did your Adolfson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Adolfson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Adolfson's were Farmers. Farmer and Hardware Shop were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Adolfson. A less common occupation for the Adolfson family was Tailor.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Hardware Shop

    33%
  • Tailor

    33%

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

Adolfson Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Adolfson Life Expectancy

What is the average Adolfson lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Adolfson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Adolfson in 1953 was 41, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Adolfson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Adolfson 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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