Ingwersen Family History

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Ingwersen Name Meaning

Danish and North German: patronymic from the Germanic personal name Ingward, composed of the name of the god Ing (see Ingle) + ward ‘guardian’.

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

Similar surnames: Iversen, Ingerson, Engelson, Ingber, Andreasen, Jespersen, Nielsen

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Ingwersen Family Origin

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Ingwersen Family Occupations

What did your Ingwersen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Ingwersen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 83% of Ingwersen's were Farmers. Farmer and Saloon Keeper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Ingwersen.

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  • Farmer

  • Saloon Keeper


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

Ingwersen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Ingwersen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ingwersen 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 778 immigration records available for the last name Ingwersen. 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 517 military records available for the last name Ingwersen. For the veterans among your Ingwersen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ingwersen Life Expectancy

What is the average Ingwersen lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Ingwersen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Ingwersen in 1956 was 41, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ingwersen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ingwersen 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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