Palmgren Family History

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Palmgren Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements palm ‘palm tree’ + gren ‘branch’.

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


Similar surnames: Malmgren, Almgren, Wallgren, Holmgren, Hallgren, Kallgren, Palmer

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Palmgren Family Origin

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Palmgren Family Occupations

What did your Palmgren ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Palmgren. The most common Palmgren occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Palmgren's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Housekeeper

    25%

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

Palmgren Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Palmgren Life Expectancy

What is the average Palmgren lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Palmgren life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Palmgren in 1945 was 51, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Palmgren

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Palmgren 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 Palmgren Family

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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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