Elbert Family History

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Elbert Name Meaning

North German: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements agil ‘edge’, ‘tip’ (of a sword) + berht ‘bright’, ‘famous’.

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

Similar surnames: Ebbert, Albert, Helbert, Ebert, Elchert, Rembert, Herbert, Filbert

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Elbert Family Origin

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Elbert Family Occupations

What did your Elbert ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the UK named Elbert.

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Elbert Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 16,000 census records available for the last name Elbert. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Elbert 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Elbert. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Elbert. For the veterans among your Elbert ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Elbert Life Expectancy

What is the average Elbert lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Elbert life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Elbert in 1952 was 68, and 84 in 2004.

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