Ince Family History

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Ince Name Meaning

English: habitational name from either of two places, in Greater Manchester and Merseyside, named from Welsh ynys ‘island’, ‘strip of land between two rivers’ (cf. Innes).

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

Similar surnames: Hince, Vince, Linde, Nye, Inge, Winch, Lance, Ponce, Irace, Rinne

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Ince Family Origin

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Ince Family Occupations

What did your Ince ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ince. The most common Ince occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Ince's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ince family was Actor.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Laborer

  • Actor


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

Ince Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 31,000 census records available for the last name Ince. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ince 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Ince. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Ince. For the veterans among your Ince ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ince Life Expectancy

What is the average Ince lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Ince life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Ince in 1947 was 32, and 76 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ince 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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