Elbers Family History

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Elbers Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: patronymic from the personal name Elbert.

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


Similar surnames: Albers, Elfers, Elbert, Elpers, Egbers, Ebbers, Eggers, Ebers

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Elbers Family Origin

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Elbers Family Occupations

What did your Elbers ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Elbers family was Common Labor. Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Clerk In Post Office were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Elbers. The most common Elbers occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Elbers's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Cabinet Maker

    8%
  • Clerk In Post Office

    8%
  • Common Labor

    8%

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Elbers Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Elbers Life Expectancy

What is the average Elbers lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2002, in the United States, Elbers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Elbers in 1962 was 64, and 82 in 2002.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Elbers 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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