Applegarth Family History

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Applegarth Name Meaning

Northern English and Scottish: topographic name from northern Middle English applegarth ‘apple orchard’ (Old Norse apaldr ‘apple tree’ + gar{dh}r ‘enclosure’), or a habitational name from a place so named, of which there are examples in Cumbria and North and East Yorkshire, as well as in the county of Dumfries.

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


Similar surnames: Appleyard, Applegate, Applewhite, Garth, Apple, Appleton, Aylesworth

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Applegarth Family Origin

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Applegarth Family Occupations

What did your Applegarth ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Coal Miner and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Applegarth. The most common Applegarth occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Applegarth's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Applegarth family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Coal Miner

    15%
  • Cigar Maker

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    4%

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

Applegarth Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Applegarth. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Applegarth 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Applegarth. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Applegarth. For the veterans among your Applegarth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Applegarth Life Expectancy

What is the average Applegarth lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Applegarth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Applegarth in 1959 was 53, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Applegarth

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Applegarth 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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