Eh 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: Oh, Ji, Lu, Yu, Ku, Li, Wu, Chu, Xu, Zhu

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Eh Family Origin

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Eh Family Occupations

What did your Eh ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Eh occupation in the USA was Farm Laborer. 50% of Eh's were Farm Laborers. Farm Laborer and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Eh.

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  • Farm Laborer

    50%
  • Farmer

    50%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Eh Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Eh Life Expectancy

What is the average Eh lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Eh 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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Famous Eh Family

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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