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Almquist Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements alm ‘elm’ + quist, an old or ornamental spelling of kvist ‘twig’.

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


Similar surnames: Elmquist, Malmquist, Palmquist, Ahlquist, Blomquist, Hallquist

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Almquist Family Origin

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Almquist Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Cabinet Maker

    3%
  • Dealer In Hardware

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Almquist. The most common Almquist occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Almquist's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Almquist family was Dealer In Hardware.

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Almquist Historical Records

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Almquist Life Expectancy

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