Ingman Family History

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Ingman Name Meaning

English: from a derivative of an Anglo-Scandinavian personal name, probably Ingimund, composed of elements meaning ‘Ing protection’. German (Ingmann): unexplained. Perhaps a variant of Engman(n), a variant of Enge, with the addition of the personal suffix -mann ‘man’.

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

Similar surnames: Engman, Neman, Lagman, Kinman, Ingram, Inman, Bingman, Ingham

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Ingman Family Origin

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Ingman Family Occupations

What did your Ingman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Ingman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Ingman's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ingman. A less common occupation for the Ingman family was Machinist.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Machinist


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

Ingman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Ingman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ingman 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Ingman. 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 866 military records available for the last name Ingman. For the veterans among your Ingman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ingman Life Expectancy

What is the average Ingman lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Ingman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Ingman in 1958 was 41, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ingman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ingman 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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