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Acree Family History

Acree Name Meaning
Americanized spelling of Swedish and Norwegian Akre.Possibly an altered form of the English surname Ackary, which is derived from the personal name Zacharias, through misdivision in Middle English of Latin filius Zachariae ‘son of Zachary’.

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

129,078 Historical Documents with Acree on Ancestry
18,863 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
3,899 Military Records
487 Immigration Records
10,644 Census and Voter Lists
95,185 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Acree Families

  • Number of Acree families
     38 - 74
     13 - 37
     1 - 12
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Acree families
     3 - 4
     2 - 2
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Acree families
     4 - 6
     2 - 3
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Acree census records

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Acree Family Origin

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Average Life Expectancy for Acree

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Acree Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Acree census records

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Acree Civil War Service Records

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