Ailstock Family History

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Ailstock Name Meaning

Probably English: this has the form of an English habitational name, but the surname is not now found in England. It could perhaps be from Halstock in Dorset, named in Old English with halig ‘religious foundation’ + stoc ‘(outlying) farmstead’.

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

Similar surnames: Bostock, Stock, Altom, Alston, Willock, Milton, Woodstock, Railsback

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Ailstock Family Origin

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Ailstock Family Occupations

What did your Ailstock ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ailstock. A less common occupation for the Ailstock family was Engineer On R.R.. The most common Ailstock occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Ailstock's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Blacksmith

  • Engineer On R.R.


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Ailstock Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Ailstock. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ailstock 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 34 immigration records available for the last name Ailstock. 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 486 military records available for the last name Ailstock. For the veterans among your Ailstock ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ailstock Life Expectancy

What is the average Ailstock lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Ailstock life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Ailstock in 1943 was 27, and 69 in 2004.

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