Ealson Family History

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Ealson Name 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: Elson, Malson, Balson, Eason, Ellson, Easton, Alton, Samson, Alston

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Ealson Family Origin

Where is the Ealson family from?

Ealson Family Occupations

What did your Ealson ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Carter and Shepherd were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ealson. The most common Ealson occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 25% of Ealson's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Ealson family was Timber Faller (Wood Turmer).

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Carter

  • Shepherd

  • Timber Faller (Wood Turmer)


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

Ealson Historical Records

What Ealson family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 801 census records available for the last name Ealson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ealson census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 94 immigration records available for the last name Ealson. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 52 military records available for the last name Ealson. For the veterans among your Ealson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ealson Life Expectancy

What is the average Ealson lifespan?

Between 1974 and 1998, in the United States, Ealson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Ealson in 1974 was 88, and 80 in 1998.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ealson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ealson ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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