Alderdice Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Alderdice Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from Allardice in Kincardineshire, now part of Aberdeenshire. The first element of the place name is Old English alor ‘alder’; the second element is obscure.

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


Similar surnames: Aldridge, Alderink, Alder, Service, Roderick, Alderete, Lauderdale

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Alderdice Family Origin

Where is the Alderdice family from?

Alderdice Family Occupations

What did your Alderdice ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Minister and Boot & Shoemaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Alderdice. A less common occupation for the Alderdice family was Merchant. The most common Alderdice occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Alderdice's were Farmers.

View Census data for Alderdice | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    54%
  • Minister

    15%
  • Boot & Shoemaker

    8%
  • Merchant

    8%

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

Alderdice Historical Records

What Alderdice family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Search 1940's US census records for Alderdice

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Alderdice. 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.

View all Alderdice immigration records

Draft Card

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

View all Alderdice military records

You've only scratched the surface of Alderdice family history.

Alderdice Life Expectancy

What is the average Alderdice lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Alderdice life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Alderdice in 1953 was 55, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Alderdice

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Alderdice 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.

Famous Alderdice Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Look up another name