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Ailkins Family History

Ailkins 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: Filkins, Alkins, Aikins, Wilkins, Firkins, Adkins, Wilkin, Hipkins

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Where is the Ailkins family from?

You can see how Ailkins families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Ailkins family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1911. The most Ailkins families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1891 there were 2 Ailkins families living in Surrey. This was 100% of all the recorded Ailkins's in United Kingdom. Surrey had the highest population of Ailkins families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Ailkins 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 Ailkins ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Census Records

There are 158 census records available for the last name Ailkins. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ailkins 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 Ailkins. 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 3 military records available for the last name Ailkins. For the veterans among your Ailkins ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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