Elfstrom Family History

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Elfstrom Name Meaning

Probably of Swedish origin, an ornamental name composed of the elements elf, an ornamental (old) spelling of älv ‘river’ + ström ‘stream’, ‘current’.

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

Similar surnames: Ellstrom, Lofstrom, Safstrom, Ekstrom, Edstrom, Hellstrom, Enstrom

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Elfstrom Family Origin

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Elfstrom Family Occupations

What did your Elfstrom ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Machinist and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Elfstrom. 8% of Elfstrom men worked as a Machinist and 16% of Elfstrom women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Elfstrom were Carpenter and Bakery Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Machinist
  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Carpenter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
  • Servant
  • Assembler
  • Bakery Clerk

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Elfstrom Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Elfstrom. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Elfstrom 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 Elfstrom. 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 426 military records available for the last name Elfstrom. For the veterans among your Elfstrom ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Elfstrom Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Elfstrom life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Elfstrom in 1960 was 53, and 80 in 2004.

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