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Nglem Family History

Nglem 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: Nolen, Ingle, Glen, Angle, Salem, Agle, Nagle, Nylen, Gleim, Angles

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Where is the Nglem family from?

You can see how Nglem families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Nglem family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 Nglem family living in Illinois. This was about 50% of all the recorded Nglem's in USA. Illinois and 1 other state had the highest population of Nglem families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Nglem surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Nglem ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 11 census records available for the last name Nglem. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nglem 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 1 immigration records available for the last name Nglem. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Nglem. For the veterans among your Nglem ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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