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Aldrich Name Meaning

English: from a Middle English personal name, Ailric, Alrich, Aldrich, etc. (Many different forms are recorded.) It represents the coalescence of at least two Old English personal names, Ælfric ‘elf ruler’ and Æ{dh}elric ‘noble ruler’.

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


Similar surnames: Andrich, Goldrich, Ulrich, Aldridge, Aldi, Laich, Fandrich, Andrick

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Aldrich Family Origin

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Aldrich Family Occupations

What did your Aldrich ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Aldrich. 10% of Aldrich men worked as a Farmer and 10% of Aldrich women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Aldrich were Carpenter and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    10%
  • Laborer
    9%
  • Salesman
    5%
  • Carpenter
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    10%
  • Housekeeper
    7%
  • Teacher
    6%
  • Stenographer
    5%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Aldrich Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 126,000 census records available for the last name Aldrich. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Aldrich 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 9,000 immigration records available for the last name Aldrich. 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 22,000 military records available for the last name Aldrich. For the veterans among your Aldrich ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Aldrich Life Expectancy

What is the average Aldrich lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Aldrich life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Aldrich in 1943 was 26, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Aldrich

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Aldrich 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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