Elfrink Family History

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Elfrink Name Meaning

Probably a North German variant of Elfering, from a Germanic personal name formed with alf, alp ‘ghost’, ‘sprite’.

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

Similar surnames: Frink, Elfman, Elfering, Evink, Elsing, Helfrich, Frank, Geurink

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Elfrink Family Origin

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Elfrink Family Occupations

What did your Elfrink ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Elfrink occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Elfrink's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Black Smith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Elfrink. A less common occupation for the Elfrink family was Minister.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Black Smith

  • Minister


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

Elfrink Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Elfrink. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Elfrink 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 236 immigration records available for the last name Elfrink. 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 222 military records available for the last name Elfrink. For the veterans among your Elfrink ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Elfrink Life Expectancy

What is the average Elfrink lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Elfrink life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Elfrink in 1942 was 28, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Elfrink

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Elfrink 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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