Eldredge Family History

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Eldredge Name Meaning

English: variant of Aldridge (see Aldrich).

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

Similar surnames: Eldridge, Aldredge, Aldridge, Elledge, Holdredge, Alldredge, Eldred

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Eldredge Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Eldredge name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Eldredge. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Norway


  • France


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Eldredge Family Origin

Where is the Eldredge family from?

Eldredge Family Occupations

What did your Eldredge ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Eldredge family was Milk Carrier. The most common Eldredge occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 17% of Eldredge's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Builder & Decorator and Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eldredge.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Builder & Decorator

  • Clerk

  • Milk Carrier


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

Eldredge Historical Records

What Eldredge family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 25,000 census records available for the last name Eldredge. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Eldredge 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Eldredge. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Eldredge. For the veterans among your Eldredge ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Eldredge Life Expectancy

What is the average Eldredge lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Eldredge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Eldredge in 1946 was 55, and 83 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Eldredge 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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