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Nations Family History

Nations Name Meaning
English: variant of Nation.

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

171,981 Historical Documents with Nations on Ancestry.com
17,094 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
22,713 Military Records
353 Immigration Records
11,311 Census and Voter Lists
120,510 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Nations Families

  • Number of Nations families
     30 - 58
     11 - 29
     1 - 10
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Nations families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Nations last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Nations census records

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Nations 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 Nations 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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Nations Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Nations 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 Nations

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Nations Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Nations census records

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

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

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Nations Civil War Service Records

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You can find out if your ancestors came primarily from the North of the South.

Military records can tell you an ancestor's birthplace, occupation, and even physical description.

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