Fagerstrom Family History

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Fagerstrom Name Meaning

Swedish (Fagerström): ornamental name composed of the elements fager ‘beautiful’ + ström ‘river’.

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


Similar surnames: Lagerstrom, Segerstrom, Haggstrom, Fernstrom, Cederstrom, Otterstrom

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Fagerstrom Family Origin

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Fagerstrom Family Occupations

What did your Fagerstrom ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Fagerstrom occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Fagerstrom's were Farmers. Farmer, Farmer & Shoemaker and Merchant Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fagerstrom. A less common occupation for the Fagerstrom family was Wheelwright.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Farmer & Shoemaker

    17%
  • Merchant Tailor

    17%
  • Wheelwright

    17%

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

Fagerstrom Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Fagerstrom Life Expectancy

What is the average Fagerstrom lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Fagerstrom life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Fagerstrom in 1961 was 55, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fagerstrom

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fagerstrom 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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