Eilertsen Family History

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Eilertsen Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Eilert.

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


Similar surnames: Eilertson, Sivertsen, Reinertsen, Gilbertsen, Albertsen, Iversen

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Eilertsen Family Origin

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Eilertsen Family Occupations

What did your Eilertsen ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Carpenter and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Eilertsen. 7% of Eilertsen men worked as a Carpenter and 14% of Eilertsen women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Eilertsen were Teacher and House Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Carpenter
    7%
  • Retailing Lumber
    7%
  • Salesman
    7%
  • Teacher
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
    14%
  • Teacher
    14%
  • Clerk
    7%
  • House Maid
    7%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Eilertsen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 741 census records available for the last name Eilertsen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Eilertsen 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Eilertsen. 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 243 military records available for the last name Eilertsen. For the veterans among your Eilertsen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Eilertsen Life Expectancy

What is the average Eilertsen lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Eilertsen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Eilertsen in 1952 was 49, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Eilertsen

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