Allgood Family History

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Allgood Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English personal name Algod, Alegod, Halgod, of Scandinavian origin. Compare Old Danish Algot, from an unattested Alf-gautr ‘elf Goth’ or A{dh}al-gautr ‘noble Goth’.

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


Similar surnames: Allard, Almond, Elwood, Good, Alford, Flood, Osgood, Allison, Ashwood

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Allgood Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Allgood name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Allgood. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales

    58%

  • Ireland & Scotland

    17%

  • Germanic Europe

    6%

  • Cameroon, Congo, & Southern Bantu Peoples

    3%

  • Eastern Europe & Russia

    2%

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Allgood Family Origin

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Allgood Family Occupations

What did your Allgood ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Allgood family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Allgood. The most common Allgood occupation in the USA was Farmer. 62% of Allgood's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    62%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

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

Allgood Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 18,000 census records available for the last name Allgood. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Allgood 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 883 immigration records available for the last name Allgood. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Allgood. For the veterans among your Allgood ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Allgood Life Expectancy

What is the average Allgood lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Allgood life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Allgood in 1946 was 48, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Allgood

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Allgood 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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