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Ingram Name Meaning

English: from a common Norman personal name, Ingram, of Germanic origin, composed of the elements Ing (the name of a Germanic god) + hraban ‘raven’.

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


Similar surnames: Ingham, Ingrao, Ingman, Ingrum, Inghram, Engram, Ingold, Bingham

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Ingram Family Origin

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Ingram Family Occupations

What did your Ingram ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ingram family was Farming. The most common Ingram occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Ingram's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ingram.

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farming

    5%

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

Ingram Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Ingram Life Expectancy

What is the average Ingram lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Ingram life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Ingram in 1940 was 33, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ingram

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ingram 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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