Adolphson Family History

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Adolphson Name Meaning

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Adolph.

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


Similar surnames: Adolfson, Dopson, Olsson, Rolison, Aronson, Allison, Alexson, Tolson

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Adolphson Family Origin

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Adolphson Family Occupations

What did your Adolphson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Adolphson family was Pauper. The most common Adolphson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Adolphson's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Adolphson.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Miner

    17%
  • Pauper

    17%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Adolphson ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Adolphson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Adolphson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Adolphson census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Adolphson. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Adolphson. For the veterans among your Adolphson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Adolphson Life Expectancy

What is the average Adolphson lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Adolphson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Adolphson in 1962 was 43, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Adolphson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Adolphson ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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