Algood Family History

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Algood Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Allgood.

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

Similar surnames: Alwood, Alvord, Alligood, Almond, Fulwood, Elwood, Hagood, Allgood

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Algood Family Origin

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Algood Family Occupations

What did your Algood ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Algood occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Algood's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Algood family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Algood.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Keeping House


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

Algood Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Algood. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Algood 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 84 immigration records available for the last name Algood. 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 640 military records available for the last name Algood. For the veterans among your Algood ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Algood Life Expectancy

What is the average Algood lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Algood life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Algood in 1950 was 64, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Algood

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Algood 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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