Alinsky Family History

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Alinsky 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: Malinsky, Linsky, Glinsky, Kalinsky, Galinsky, Lansky, Kalinski

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Alinsky Family Origin

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Alinsky Family Occupations

What did your Alinsky ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Proprietor and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Alinsky. 19% of Alinsky men worked as a Proprietor and 40% of Alinsky women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Alinsky were Mason and Secretary

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Proprietor
    19%
  • Dept House Manager
    10%
  • Laborer
    10%
  • Mason
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
    40%
  • Housekeeper
    20%
  • New Worker
    20%
  • Secretary
    20%

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

Alinsky Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 218 census records available for the last name Alinsky. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Alinsky 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 58 immigration records available for the last name Alinsky. 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 21 military records available for the last name Alinsky. For the veterans among your Alinsky ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Alinsky Life Expectancy

What is the average Alinsky lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Alinsky life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Alinsky in 1966 was 84, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Alinsky

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Alinsky 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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