Elcox Family History

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Elcox 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: Elton, Elson, Eldon, Elo, Cox, Elrod, Esco, Elmo, Alcon, Escoe

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Elcox Family Origin

Where is the Elcox family from?

Elcox Family Occupations

What did your Elcox ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Elcox occupation in the UK was Ropemaker. 25% of Elcox's were Ropemakers. Ropemaker, Agricultural Labourer and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Elcox. A less common occupation for the Elcox family was Farmer.

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  • Ropemaker

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Cooper

  • Farmer


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

Elcox Historical Records

What Elcox family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 729 census records available for the last name Elcox. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Elcox 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 106 immigration records available for the last name Elcox. 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 87 military records available for the last name Elcox. For the veterans among your Elcox ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Elcox Life Expectancy

What is the average Elcox lifespan?

Between 1973 and 2002, in the United States, Elcox life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Elcox in 1973 was 62, and 34 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Elcox

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Elcox 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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