Ihlenfeldt Family History

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Ihlenfeldt Name Meaning

North German: topographic name for someone who lived in open country adjacent to the Ihle river. Compare Ihle.

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


Similar surnames: Niedfeldt, Hofeldt, Kleinfeld, Von Feldt, Kornfeld, Sonnenfeld

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Ihlenfeldt Family Origin

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Ihlenfeldt Family Occupations

What did your Ihlenfeldt ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ihlenfeldt family was Works In Flour Mill. The most common Ihlenfeldt occupation in the USA was Drives Delivery Wagon. 33% of Ihlenfeldt's were Drives Delivery Wagons. Drives Delivery Wagon and Tailor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Ihlenfeldt.

View Census data for Ihlenfeldt | Data not to scale

  • Drives Delivery Wagon

    33%
  • Tailor

    33%
  • Works In Flour Mill

    33%

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

Ihlenfeldt Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Ihlenfeldt Life Expectancy

What is the average Ihlenfeldt lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Ihlenfeldt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Ihlenfeldt in 1949 was 45, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ihlenfeldt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ihlenfeldt 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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