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Igr Family History

Igr 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: Igo, Ige, Im, Gu, Lier, Ida, Ito, Ing, Ge, Imm

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Where is the Igr family from?

You can see how Igr families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Igr family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Igr families were found in USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 5 Igr families living in Minnesota. This was about 63% of all the recorded Igr's in USA. Minnesota had the highest population of Igr families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Igr surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Igr ancestors do for a living?

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

What Igr family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 44 census records available for the last name Igr. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Igr 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 Igr. 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 Igr. For the veterans among your Igr ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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