Ihrig Family History

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Ihrig Name Meaning

German: from a variant of the unexplained Germanic personal name Iring.

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


Similar surnames: Ihrke, Ehrig, Uhrig, Rehrig, Widrig, Lorig, Ris, Illig, Haig, Thein

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Ihrig Family Origin

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Ihrig Family Occupations

What did your Ihrig ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ihrig family was Laborer. Farmer, Baker and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ihrig. The most common Ihrig occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Ihrig's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Baker

    6%
  • Cabinet Maker

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%

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

Ihrig Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Ihrig Life Expectancy

What is the average Ihrig lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Ihrig life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Ihrig in 1941 was 35, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ihrig

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ihrig 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.

Famous Ihrig Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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