Youngren Family History

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Youngren Name Meaning

Americanized form of Swedish Unggren, an ornamental name composed of the elements ung ‘young’ + gren ‘branch’. Americanized form of Swedish Ljunggren, an ornamental name composed of the elements ljung ‘heather’ + gren ‘branch’.

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

Similar surnames: Youngberg, Younger, Rosengren, Ogren, Nordgren, Lofgren, Lundgren

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Youngren Family Origin

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Youngren Family Occupations

What did your Youngren ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Youngren. 17% of Youngren men worked as a Farmer and 15% of Youngren women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Youngren were Carpenter and Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Carpenter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
  • Housekeeper
  • Nurse
  • Teacher

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

Youngren Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Youngren. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Youngren 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 630 immigration records available for the last name Youngren. 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 884 military records available for the last name Youngren. For the veterans among your Youngren ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Youngren Life Expectancy

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Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Youngren life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Youngren in 1945 was 27, and 80 in 2004.

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