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Torkildsen Family History

Torkildsen Name Meaning

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

35,593 Historical Documents with Torkildsen on Ancestry.com
25,038 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
39 Military Records
1,224 Immigration Records
259 Census and Voter Lists
9,033 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Torkildsen Families

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

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Torkildsen Family Origin

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Torkildsen Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Torkildsen

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Torkildsen Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Torkildsen census records

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Military Service by Torkildsen

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