Thorngren Family History

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Thorngren Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name from t(h)orn ‘thorn’ + gren ‘branch’.

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

Similar surnames: Youngren, Shogren, Forsgren, Thorne, Nordgren, Thorner, Holmgren

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Thorngren Family Origin

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Thorngren Family Occupations

What did your Thorngren ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Thorngren occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Thorngren's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer


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Thorngren Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 828 census records available for the last name Thorngren. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Thorngren 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 296 immigration records available for the last name Thorngren. 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 236 military records available for the last name Thorngren. For the veterans among your Thorngren ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Thorngren Life Expectancy

What is the average Thorngren lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Thorngren life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Thorngren in 1948 was 42, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Thorngren

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Thorngren 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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