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Almquest Family History

Almquest 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: Almquist, Elmquist, Palmquist, Malmquist, Alquist, Hallquist

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Where is the Almquest family from?

You can see how Almquest families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Almquest family name was found in the USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 5 Almquest families living in Kansas. This was about 50% of all the recorded Almquest's in USA. Kansas had the highest population of Almquest families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Almquest surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Almquest ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the USA named Almquest. 100% of Almquest men worked as a Farmer. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
    100%
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What Almquest family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 244 census records available for the last name Almquest. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Almquest 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 79 immigration records available for the last name Almquest. 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 11 military records available for the last name Almquest. For the veterans among your Almquest ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Almquest lifespan?

Average Almquest life expectancy in 1994 was 79 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 73.

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