Ahlstrom Family History

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Ahlstrom Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements al ‘alder’ + ström ‘river’.

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


Similar surnames: Dahlstrom, Wahlstrom, Sahlstrom, Fahlstrom, Kallstrom, Malstrom

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Ahlstrom Family Origin

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Ahlstrom Family Occupations

What did your Ahlstrom ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Ahlstrom. 9% of Ahlstrom men worked as a Farmer and 10% of Ahlstrom women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ahlstrom were Machinist and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    9%
  • Carpenter
    7%
  • Laborer
    5%
  • Machinist
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    10%
  • Stenographer
    10%
  • Teacher
    10%
  • Housewife
    8%

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

Ahlstrom Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Ahlstrom. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ahlstrom 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Ahlstrom. 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 Ahlstrom. For the veterans among your Ahlstrom ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ahlstrom Life Expectancy

What is the average Ahlstrom lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Ahlstrom life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Ahlstrom in 1947 was 39, and 89 in 2004.

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