Engstrom Family History

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Engstrom Name Meaning

Swedish (Engström): ornamental name composed of the elements äng ‘meadow’ + ström ‘river’.

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

Similar surnames: Enstrom, Bergstrom, Renstrom, Elfstrom, Ekstrom, Nystrom, Edstrom

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Engstrom Family Origin

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Engstrom Family Occupations

What did your Engstrom ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Engstrom. 34% of Engstrom men worked as a General Labourer and 71% of Engstrom women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Engstrom were Wiremans Mate and Daily Housemaid

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Seaman (retired)
  • Wiremans Mate

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Private Means
  • Daily Housemaid

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

Engstrom Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 26,000 census records available for the last name Engstrom. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Engstrom 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 18,000 immigration records available for the last name Engstrom. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Engstrom. For the veterans among your Engstrom ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Engstrom Life Expectancy

What is the average Engstrom lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Engstrom life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Engstrom in 1951 was 51, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Engstrom

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