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Ailgom Family History

Ailgom 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: Altom, Kilgo, Ailor, Milgrom, Hilton, Dillon, Allum, Alger, Alton

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Where is the Ailgom family from?

You can see how Ailgom families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Ailgom family name was found in Scotland in 1841. In 1841 there were 2 Ailgom families living in Fife. This was 100% of all the recorded Ailgom's in Scotland. Fife had the highest population of Ailgom families in 1841.
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Census Records

There are 2 census records available for the last name Ailgom. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ailgom 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Ailgom. 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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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Ailgom. For the veterans among your Ailgom ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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