Aldous Family History

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Aldous Name Meaning

English (chiefly East Anglia): from the Middle English female personal name Aldus, a pet form of any of the numerous Old English personal names formed with a first element (e)ald ‘old’.

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


Similar surnames: Alcock, Aldis, Fallows, Aldi, Alders, Alborn, Ales, Amos, Baldus

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Aldous Family Origin

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Aldous Family Occupations

What did your Aldous ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Farm Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Aldous. 2% of Aldous men worked as a Farm Labourer and 50% of Aldous women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Aldous were Agricultural Labourer and Domestic Servant

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Farm Labourer
    2%
  • Horseman On Farm
    2%
  • General Labourer
    1%
  • Agricultural Labourer
    1%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    50%
  • Private Means
    3%
  • Incapacitated
    2%
  • Domestic Servant
    2%

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

Aldous Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 31,000 census records available for the last name Aldous. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Aldous 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Aldous. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Aldous. For the veterans among your Aldous ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Aldous Life Expectancy

What is the average Aldous lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Aldous life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Aldous in 1959 was 54, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Aldous

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Aldous 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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