Alds Family History

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Alds 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: Ales, Aldi, Aldis, Alls, Alms, Alas, Aulds, Olds, Sales, Alam

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Alds Family Origin

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Alds Family Occupations

What did your Alds ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and New Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Alds. 38% of Alds men worked as a Salesman and 50% of Alds women worked as a New Worker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Alds were Farmer and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
  • Laborer
  • Farmer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • New Worker
  • Clerk

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

Alds Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 593 census records available for the last name Alds. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Alds 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 39 immigration records available for the last name Alds. 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 182 military records available for the last name Alds. For the veterans among your Alds ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Alds Life Expectancy

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Alds 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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