Edghill Family History

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Edghill Name Meaning

English: variant of Edgell, from the Old English personal name Ecgwulf ‘sword wolf’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Edgell, Coghill, Dill, Hill, Gill, Gledhill, Tuthill, Grill, Hemphill

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Edghill Family Origin

Where is the Edghill family from?

Edghill Family Occupations

What did your Edghill ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Edghill family was Butcher & Farmer Of 50 Acres Employing 3 Men & 1 Boy. The most common Edghill occupation in the UK was Cooper. 12% of Edghill's were Coopers. Cooper, Barge Builder and Boot Manufacturer (Master) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Edghill.

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  • Cooper

    12%
  • Barge Builder

    6%
  • Boot Manufacturer (Master)

    6%
  • Butcher & Farmer Of 50 Acres Employing 3 Men & 1 Boy

    6%

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

Edghill Historical Records

What Edghill family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Edghill. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Edghill 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Edghill. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Edghill. For the veterans among your Edghill ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Edghill Life Expectancy

What is the average Edghill lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Edghill life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Edghill in 1962 was 86, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Edghill

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Edghill 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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