Ingerson Family History

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Ingerson Name Meaning

Swedish (Ingersson) and English: patronymic from the personal name Inger, from the Old Norse personal name Ingvard, a compound of Ing (the name of a Norse god associated with fertility) + vard ‘guardian’.

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

Similar surnames: Iverson, Enderson, Iversen, Ingwersen, Anderson, Einerson, Ingersoll

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Ingerson Family Origin

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Ingerson Family Occupations

What did your Ingerson ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Ingerson occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 7% of Ingerson's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Ingerson family was Farm Labourer. Agricultural Labourer, Carpenter & Joiner and Coal Agent were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ingerson.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Carpenter & Joiner

  • Coal Agent

  • Farm Labourer


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

Ingerson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Ingerson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ingerson 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 653 immigration records available for the last name Ingerson. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Ingerson. For the veterans among your Ingerson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ingerson Life Expectancy

What is the average Ingerson lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Ingerson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Ingerson in 1942 was 32, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ingerson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ingerson 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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