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America Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

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America Family Origin

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America Family Occupations

What did your America ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Laborer

    33%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Blacksmith

    8%
  • Farming

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the America family was Farming. Laborer, Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by America. The most common America occupation in the USA was Laborer. 33% of America's were Laborers.

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America Historical Records

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America Life Expectancy

What is the average America lifespan?

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Famous America Family

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)

Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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