Ankrum Family History

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Ankrum Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Scottish Ancrum.

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

Similar surnames: Ankrom, Ancrum, Krum, Ingrum, Frankum, Hannum, Andree, Engram, Andrus

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Ankrum Family Origin

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Ankrum Family Occupations

What did your Ankrum ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Ankrum occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Ankrum's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ankrum family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ankrum.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter


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

Ankrum Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Ankrum. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ankrum 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 82 immigration records available for the last name Ankrum. 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 533 military records available for the last name Ankrum. For the veterans among your Ankrum ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ankrum Life Expectancy

What is the average Ankrum lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Ankrum life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Ankrum in 1959 was 48, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ankrum

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ankrum 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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