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Ingalls Family History

Ingalls Name Meaning
English: patronymic from the Anglo-Scandinavian personal name Ingell, Old Norse Ingjaldr (see Ingle).

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

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58,395 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
10,286 Military Records
3,259 Immigration Records
43,967 Census and Voter Lists
528,333 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Ingalls Families

  • Number of Ingalls families
     116 - 229
     39 - 115
     1 - 38
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Ingalls families
     3 - 3
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Ingalls last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Ingalls census records

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Ingalls Family Origin

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Ingalls Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Ingalls

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Ingalls Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Ingalls census records

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Ingalls Civil War Service Records

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