Ah Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Oh, Ji, Lu, Yu, Ku, Li, Wu, Chu, Xu, Zhu

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Ah Family Origin

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Ah Family Occupations

What did your Ah ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Cook and Keeps Laundry were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ah. A less common occupation for the Ah family was Miner. The most common Ah occupation in the USA was Laborer. 15% of Ah's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    15%
  • Cook

    9%
  • Keeps Laundry

    9%
  • Miner

    9%

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

Ah Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Ah Life Expectancy

What is the average Ah lifespan?

Between 1981 and 2001, in the United States, Ah life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Ah in 1981 was 73, and 95 in 2001.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ah

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ah 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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