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Engram Family History

Engram Name Meaning

English: variant of Ingram . This form recorded in the 13th century now appears to have died out in the British Isles.

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


Similar surnames: Ingram, Ingrum, Inghram, Pilgram, Unrau, Pegram, Gran, Bertram, Norem

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Where is the Engram family from?

You can see how Engram families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Engram family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Engram families were found in USA in 1920. In 1840 there were 7 Engram families living in Georgia. This was about 41% of all the recorded Engram's in USA. Georgia had the highest population of Engram families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Engram surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Engram ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Laundress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Engram. 29% of Engram men worked as a Laborer and 12% of Engram women worked as a Laundress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Engram were Janitor and Housekeeper. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    29%
  • Farmer
    27%
  • Farm Laborer
    5%
  • Janitor
    5%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Laundress
    12%
  • Cook
    12%
  • Maid
    10%
  • Housekeeper
    9%
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Census Records

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Engram. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Engram census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 235 immigration records available for the last name Engram. 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 Cards

There are 970 military records available for the last name Engram. For the veterans among your Engram ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Engram lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Engram life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Engram in 1956 was 56, and 70 in 2004.

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