Algera Family History

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Algera 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: Alger, Albert, Alter, Algeo, Alder, Augeri, Alber, Gera, Almer, Ager

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Algera Family Origin

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Algera Family Occupations

What did your Algera ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Butcher and Box Maker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Algera. 13% of Algera men worked as a Butcher and 20% of Algera women worked as a Box Maker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Algera were Elevator Freight Operator and Stamping Mack

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Butcher
    13%
  • Clerk
    13%
  • Drafting
    13%
  • Elevator Freight Operator
    13%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Box Maker
    20%
  • Maes Up Operator
    20%
  • New Worker Typist
    20%
  • Stamping Mack
    20%

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

Algera Historical Records

What Algera family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 165 census records available for the last name Algera. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Algera census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Algera

Passenger List

There are 148 immigration records available for the last name Algera. 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 15 military records available for the last name Algera. For the veterans among your Algera ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Algera Life Expectancy

What is the average Algera lifespan?

Between 1972 and 2004, in the United States, Algera life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Algera in 1972 was 86, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Algera

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Algera 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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