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Ligerson Family History

Ligerson Name Meaning

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

34 Historical Documents with Ligerson on Ancestry.com
6 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
Military Records
5 Immigration Records
22 Census and Voter Lists
1 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Ligerson Families

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    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Ligerson census records

You can use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Ligerson surname lived over the years.

While the questions in census records vary from place to place, and year to year, you can generally find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, occupations, etc.

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Ligerson Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Ligerson families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival, and destination.

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Ligerson Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Ligerson families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Ligerson

Using the Social Security Death Index, you can find out how long people with the family name Ligerson lived, as well as find information about specific Ligerson ancestors. The Social Security Death Index has records for over 70 million names; where you can find birth dates, death dates, addresses, and more.

Ligerson Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Ligerson census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Ligerson ancestors, such as occupation.

Occupation can tell you about your ancestors' social status and economic status.

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Military Service by Ligerson

Did the Ligersons fight for the North or the South? Or not at all? Military records can tell you a lot about your ancestors including birthplace, occupation, and even physical descriptions.

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