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Ailchison Family History

Ailchison Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Aitchison, Atchison, Richison, Ritchison, Murchison, Allison, Acheson

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Where is the Ailchison family from?

You can see how Ailchison families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Ailchison family name was found in the UK, and Scotland between 1871 and 1901. The most Ailchison families were found in and Scotland in 1871. In 1891 there was 1 Ailchison family living in London. This was 100% of all the recorded Ailchison's in United Kingdom. London had the highest population of Ailchison families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Ailchison surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

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

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Census Records

There are 50 census records available for the last name Ailchison. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ailchison census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 2 immigration records available for the last name Ailchison. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

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

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