Ingmire Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Ingmire Name Meaning

English (Kent): unexplained. perhaps an Americanized form of German Engemeyer, a topographic name for a tenant farmer who lived in a narrow place, i.e. a deep, narrow valley, from eng ‘narrow’ (see Enge) + Meyer ‘tenant farmer’.

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


Similar surnames: Ingman, Fosmire, Fesmire, Dunmire, Longmire, Pugmire, Abshire, Ingle

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Ingmire Family Origin

Where is the Ingmire family from?

Ingmire Family Occupations

What did your Ingmire ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ingmire family was Paper Hanger. Farmer, Farm Laberer and Keeps Livery were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ingmire. The most common Ingmire occupation in the USA was Farmer. 76% of Ingmire's were Farmers.

View Census data for Ingmire | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    76%
  • Farm Laberer

    6%
  • Keeps Livery

    6%
  • Paper Hanger

    6%

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

Ingmire Historical Records

What Ingmire family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Ingmire. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ingmire census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Ingmire

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Ingmire. 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.

View all Ingmire immigration records

Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Ingmire. For the veterans among your Ingmire ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Ingmire military records

You've only scratched the surface of Ingmire family history.

Ingmire Life Expectancy

What is the average Ingmire lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Ingmire life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Ingmire in 1961 was 53, and 59 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ingmire

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ingmire 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 Ingmire Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Look up another name