Aldred Family History

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Aldred Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English personal name Aldred, which represents a coalescence of two Old English personal names: Ealdr?d ‘ancient counsel’ and Æ{dh}elr?d (Ethelred) ‘noble counsel’.

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

Similar surnames: Alfred, Allred, Alder, Audrey, Alfrey, Alden, Aldous, Clare, Andrew

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Aldred Family Origin

Where is the Aldred family from?

Aldred Family Occupations

What did your Aldred ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Aldred family was Cotton Weaver. The most common Aldred occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 8% of Aldred's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Agricultural Labourer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Aldred.

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  • Coal Miner

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Labourer

  • Cotton Weaver


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

Aldred Historical Records

What Aldred family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 47,000 census records available for the last name Aldred. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Aldred 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Aldred. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Aldred. For the veterans among your Aldred ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Aldred Life Expectancy

What is the average Aldred lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Aldred life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Aldred in 1948 was 52, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Aldred

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Aldred 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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