Elgena Family History

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Elgena 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: Ellena, Ellen, Elsen, Eugene, Melena, Eggen, Engen, Elden, Agena

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Elgena Family Origin

Where is the Elgena family from?

Elgena Family Occupations

What did your Elgena ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Bible was the top reported job for people in the US named Elgena.

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Bible

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

Elgena Historical Records

What Elgena family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 10 census records available for the last name Elgena. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Elgena 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Elgena. 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 2 military records available for the last name Elgena. For the veterans among your Elgena ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Elgena Life Expectancy

What is the average Elgena lifespan?

Between 1980 and 2002, in the United States, Elgena life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Elgena in 1980 was 60, and 83 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Elgena

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Elgena 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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