Milgram Family History

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Milgram Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from Yiddish milgrim, milgroym ‘pomegranate’ (ultimately from Late Latin mille granata ‘thousand seeds’).

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

Similar surnames: Milgrim, Milgrom, Melgar, Miler, Pilgrim, Milman, Milla, Malara

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Milgram Family Origin

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Milgram Family Occupations

What did your Milgram ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Milgram occupation in the USA was Housekeeper. 50% of Milgram's were Housekeepers. Housekeeper and Keep Boarding House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Milgram.

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  • Housekeeper

  • Keep Boarding House


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

Milgram Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Milgram. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Milgram 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 948 immigration records available for the last name Milgram. 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 176 military records available for the last name Milgram. For the veterans among your Milgram ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Milgram Life Expectancy

What is the average Milgram lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Milgram life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Milgram in 1959 was 54, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Milgram

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Milgram 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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