Elge Family History

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Elge 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: Ege, Elbe, Welge, Edge, Enge, Egge, Else, Elg, Emge, Elie

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Elge Family Origin

Where is the Elge family from?

Elge Family Occupations

What did your Elge ancestors do for a living?

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

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Elge Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 428 census records available for the last name Elge. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Elge 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 165 immigration records available for the last name Elge. 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 51 military records available for the last name Elge. For the veterans among your Elge ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Elge Life Expectancy

What is the average Elge lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2002, in the United States, Elge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Elge in 1966 was 83, and 65 in 2002.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Elge 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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