Applequist Family History

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Applequist Name Meaning

Americanized form of Swedish Apelkvist, an ornamental name composed of the elements apel ‘apple tree’ + kvist ‘twig’.

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

Similar surnames: Palmquist, Ahlquist, Almquist, Hallquist, Elmquist, Dahlquist

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Applequist Family Origin

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Applequist Family Occupations

What did your Applequist ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Applequist occupation in the USA was Bootmaker. 25% of Applequist's were Bootmakers. A less common occupation for the Applequist family was Works In Agricultural Manufacturing. Bootmaker, Laborer and Saloon Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Applequist.

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  • Bootmaker

  • Laborer

  • Saloon Keeper

  • Works In Agricultural Manufacturing


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

Applequist Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Applequist. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Applequist 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 274 immigration records available for the last name Applequist. 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 363 military records available for the last name Applequist. For the veterans among your Applequist ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Applequist Life Expectancy

What is the average Applequist lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Applequist life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Applequist in 1952 was 46, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Applequist

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Applequist 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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