Altringer Family History

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Altringer Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from a place called Altringen or Aldingen, of which there are two in Württemberg.

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

Similar surnames: Aldinger, Allinger, Pettinger, Ardinger, Hartinger, Fahringer

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Altringer Family Origin

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Altringer Family Occupations

What did your Altringer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Altringer family was Fanning Mill Manufacture. The most common Altringer occupation in the USA was Fanning Mill Manufac. 25% of Altringer's were Fanning Mill Manufacs. Fanning Mill Manufac, Blacksmith Helper and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Altringer.

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  • Fanning Mill Manufac

  • Blacksmith Helper

  • Carpenter

  • Fanning Mill Manufacture


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

Altringer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 868 census records available for the last name Altringer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Altringer 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 74 immigration records available for the last name Altringer. 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 183 military records available for the last name Altringer. For the veterans among your Altringer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Altringer Life Expectancy

What is the average Altringer lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2003, in the United States, Altringer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Altringer in 1953 was 65, and 48 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Altringer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Altringer 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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