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Ailkinson Family History

Ailkinson 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: Wilkinson, Adkinson, Dickinson, Allinson, Atkinson, Gilkison

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Where is the Ailkinson family from?

You can see how Ailkinson families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Ailkinson family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Scotland between 1861 and 1891. The most Ailkinson families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1891 there were 2 Ailkinson families living in Yorkshire. This was 100% of all the recorded Ailkinson's in United Kingdom. Yorkshire had the highest population of Ailkinson families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Ailkinson 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 Ailkinson ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Census Records

There are 18 census records available for the last name Ailkinson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ailkinson 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 7 immigration records available for the last name Ailkinson. 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 Ailkinson. For the veterans among your Ailkinson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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