Alges Family History

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Alges 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, Algeo, Ales, Alles, Altes, Alves, Algee, Allen, Sales, Angel

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Alges Family Origin

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Alges Family Occupations

What did your Alges ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Bill Distributor and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Alges. 20% of Alges men worked as a Bill Distributor and 50% of Alges women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Alges were Labourer Sugar Refinery and Unpaid House Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Bill Distributor
    20%
  • Builders Labourer
    20%
  • General Labourer Building Tr
    20%
  • Labourer Sugar Refinery
    20%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    50%
  • Assist Inspector Of Income Tax
    17%
  • Sewing Machinist
    17%
  • Unpaid House Duties
    17%

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

Alges Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 484 census records available for the last name Alges. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Alges 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 63 immigration records available for the last name Alges. 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 27 military records available for the last name Alges. For the veterans among your Alges ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Alges Life Expectancy

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Alges 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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