Akridge Family History

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Akridge Name Meaning

Possibly English, a habitational name from a place with a name meaning ‘oak ridge’, as for example Aikrigg in Cumbria (from Old Norse eik ‘oak’ + hryggr ‘ridge’), or any of the many places called Oakridge (from Old English ac + hrycg). However, neither Akridge nor Oakridge are found as surnames in current English records.

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

Similar surnames: Bridge, Ridge, Attridge, Claridge, Waldridge, Aldridge, Ashbridge

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Akridge Family Origin

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Akridge Family Occupations

What did your Akridge ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Bookkeeper Leacher Shop Blark (broc and Tailoress Bags Kitchen Maker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Akridge. 34% of Akridge men worked as a Bookkeeper Leacher Shop Blark (broc and 34% of Akridge women worked as a Tailoress Bags Kitchen Maker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Akridge were Reader campositve (neusp and Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Bookkeeper Leacher Shop Blark (broc
  • House Finisher
  • Reader campositve (neusp

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Tailoress Bags Kitchen Maker
  • Unpaid Bb
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Akridge Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Akridge. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Akridge 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 123 immigration records available for the last name Akridge. 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 Akridge. For the veterans among your Akridge ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Akridge Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Akridge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Akridge in 1944 was 37, and 75 in 2004.

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